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Federal appeals court says Texas can block pill-induced abortions during pandemic

In March, Gov. Greg Abbott barred all procedures not “immediately medically necessary,” and the state’s attorney general declared that the restriction applied to abortions — sparking a weekslong court fight and prompting some women to seek abortions out of state.

An ultrasound machine at women’s health clinic in Austin, Texas.

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