Democratic attorneys general urge appeals court to keep abortion pill available

Arizona is one of 23 states, plus D.C., asking the court to swiftly end the nationwide injunction

By: - April 11, 2023 3:55 pm

Since Roe v Wade was overturned last summer, abortion medication has been under fire as the abortion drug mifepristone is the subject of a federal lawsuit and some states are attempting to restrict access by threatening legal action against retail pharmacies and suppliers of the drug. Photo via Adobe Stock

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.