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Abortion rights affirmed

Abortion rights affirmed

The Supreme Court's Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt decision striking down key provisions of a Texas anti-abortion law — an effort to shutter abortion clinics in the name of "safety" and "women's health" — is a victory for reproductive rights with broad implications. One can only hope the first is to dissuade states from adopting (or perhaps even prompt them to voluntarily roll back) similarly targeted regulations of abortion providers, or TRAP laws.

Restricting a woman's right to choose has become something of a crusade in states that don't mind a little dishonesty with their subjugation of half the population. In the case of Texas, HB2...