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WISCONSIN STATE NEWS BRIEFS: Federal judge puts new abortion law on hold


MADISON - A federal judge has put Wisconsin’s latest abortion restriction on hold. William Conley issued a 19-page ruling last night which delays the enforcement of a law that requires abortion doctors to have hospital admitting privileges within 30 miles of their clinics.

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Sean Scallon
Sean Scallon has been a reporter and Sports Editor at the Pierce County Herald newspaper in Ellsworth since 1998. He holds a bachelors degree in communication arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He's also worked at newspapers in Glenwood City, Wisconsin; Marion, Illinois and Shawano, Wisconsin. Sean also works as a sports reporter for other newspapers and websites in RiverTown Multimedia from River Falls to Hudson to New Richmond and Red Wing.
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