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Planned Parenthood sues over abortion limitations

Jan 17, 2019 - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (Wisconsin)

MADISON - Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin asked a federal judge Wednesday to strike down laws that prevent nurses from performing abortions and limit the ability of women to obtain medications that induce abortions.

If successful, the lawsuit would broaden the availability of abortion in Wisconsin, particularly in rural areas.

In its filing in federal court in Madison, Planned Parenthood seeks to invalidate state laws that allow only doctors to perform abortions.

The group cont...