Settlement reached in suit against law requiring abortionists in North Dakota to have hospital admitting privileges

  By Dave Andrusko North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem announced this morning that a lawsuit brought by the Center for Reproductive Rights (CRR) on behalf of the state’s lone abortion clinic has been settled. Under SB 2305, challenged by the Red River Women’s Clinic, abortionists were required to have admitting privileges at a hospital …

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Judge issues preliminary injunction against North Dakota pro-life law

By Dave Andrusko Following a 30-minute hearing, East Central District Judge Wickham Corwin signed a preliminary injunction yesterday which temporarily blocks a law that requires abortionists to have hospital-admitting privileges within 30 miles of the abortion clinic. It is Judge Corwin’s latest attack on North Dakota pro-life laws. Two and a half-weeks ago, Corwin permanently …

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North Dakota Senate passes bill to require abortionists to have admitting privileges at a local hospital

By Dave Andrusko The Red River Clinic, the sole public abortion provider in North Dakota, reportedly performs an average of 1,200 abortions a year. Yet its fly-in abortionists have no admitting privileges with local hospitals, should a woman suffer complications from her abortion. On Thursday, the North Dakota Senate voted  in favor of SB 2305 …

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