Schmidt appeals telemed abortion decision; says court overstepped authority


Attorney General Derek Schmidt is appealing a judge's ruling that appears to have blocked a 2015 state law that put limits on drug-induced abortions using long-distance video technology.

Schmidt on Friday announced that he was appealing Judge Franklin Theis' Dec. 31 ruling that found that telemedical abortions could continue despite a 2018 law that contained anti-abortion language . . .


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