MKB v Burdick Order 02_16_2012

02.17.12


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This case challenges provisions of North Dakota House Bill 1297, passed during the 2011 legislative session, which would effectively ban all medication abortions in the state by requiring compliance with conditions for the provision of “abortion-inducing drugs” that are impossible to meet.

On February 16, 2012 East Central District Court Judge Wickham Corwin replaced an earlier temporary restraining order blocking enforcement of the law with an injunction that will remain in effect until the lawsuit seeking to overturn the law is resolved.

Download the order below.