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Appeals court rules abortion pill can remain on market with restrictions

But the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals also ruled it was unlawful for the FDA to allow mifepristone to be taken later in pregnancy, be mailed directly to patients and be prescribed by a medical professional other than a doctor.

By Ann E. Marimow and Perry Stein, The Washington Post
SCOTUS, Washington, DC - Demonstrators march to the Capitol Reflection Pool as Women’s March leads a protest against federal judge Matthew Kacsmaryk’s ruling at imposing a national ban on mifepristone at the Supreme Court of the United States on Saturday, April 15, 2023.

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