Planned Parenthood argues this waiting period creates an undue burden on women seeking abortions, especially for poor or rural women, or women who may be at risk for domestic violence.
The Iowa Supreme Court has just issued a temporary order, blocking part of a brand new abortion-related law from taking effect.
Iowa lawmakers approved a measure April 18 banning abortions at 20 weeks with no exceptions for rape, incest or fatal fetal conditions April 18.
The injunction enabled 44 women who were scheduled for abortions on Friday to keep their appointments.
Branstad told reporters he was encouraged by the district judge's swift decision the day before, saying "it's pretty unusual that someone would bring a legal challenge before a bill is even signed, but I think the district judge did the right thing".
The ACLU affiliate brought the lawsuit challenging the law with Planned Parenthood of the Heartland.
The abortion bill signed Friday morning prohibits the procedure in most cases after 20 weeks of pregnancy and requires a 72-hour waiting period.
US Businesses Added Solid 177000 Jobs in April
This was slightly above the 175K expected by analysts, although the March numbers were revised downward by 8K to 255K. That contrasted with the Bureau of Labor Statistics' jobs report , which showed the economy added 98,000 jobs.
Planned Parenthood clinics also had 11 medication abortion patients scheduled for Tuesday and 28 for Wednesday, including 19 medication abortion patients.
"The real work begins now because we have to spend a lot of time educating and making sure the public is aware of what the real facts are now", Pate said. He is scheduled to sign it at 8:30 a.m. today.
Iowa becomes one of three states with a 72-hour waiting period and two-trip requirement for abortions - joining Missouri and South Dakota.
When asked earlier about efforts to block to law, Branstad noted that similar abortion restrictions have been upheld in other states.
Iowa Solicitor General Jeffrey Thompson argued there is not a constitutional right to an abortion on demand.
The court's approval of an injunction Friday came shortly after Gov. Terry Branstad signed the measure into law. Additionally, he said numerous barriers cited by the challengers were self-imposed by Planned Parenthood's business decisions, rather than created by the new law.
"While we have made the needed adjustments to ensure we are fully compliant with the new law, we hope the court will ultimately rule on the side of women and protect their continued access to this safe medical care guaranteed under the Iowa constitution", de Baca said.
Crosby was skating by Washington goaltender Braden Holtby when he turned awkwardly after being stick-checked by Alex Ovechkin . The injury-plagued Penguins were already without top defenseman Kris Letang and starting goalie Matt Murray before the series.
Foster proved he could play on the big stage as well, notching 12 tackles and a sack in the Championship Game loss to Clemson. Howard is the first SEC tight end taken that early since 2004, when New England selected Georgia's Ben Watson.
This is the reason that after releasing OnePlus 3, the smartphone maker has chose to skip OnePlus 4 and moved on to OnePlus 5. One image, leaked via India Today , shows what is purported to be the back of the phone and it features a dual camera.
The deal includes $1.3 billion to extend health insurance benefits for more than 22,000 retired mine workers and their widows. Trump's request for additional immigration agents was denied and the IRS budget would be frozen at $11.6 billion.
That would be an improvement from last year's 1.6 percent, the weakest showing in five years, but far below Trump's goal. Higher inflation, which saw the consumer price index averaging 2.5 percent in the first quarter, also hurt spending.
"I think that there could be a Guardians Vol. 4, but it would not be the same", Gunn said in an interview with the Toronto Sun . Pratt is now a bona fide movie star, and baby Groot is an adorable fan favorite (not to mention merchandising poster child).
The company's upcoming Android tablet is said to have a productivity mode that enables easy multitasking and smoother pan or zoom. Cellular connectivity could be offered in a model of the device, but many other specs, like the processor, are unknown.
Higgins said she has separated the issue from herself, and considers it more about the bigger picture of politics in B.C. But the Liberals fought back, unleashing a conspiracy theory that the whole thing was cooked up by the NDP .
That's the reality in northeast Arkansas where flood waters continue to rise, forcing many roads like Highway 63 to close. River levels are falling after record and near-record flooding in parts of the Midwest, but the crisis is far from over.
Children's pastor Jerome Jones of Church on the Rock will pray for families and Caleb Hoopengardner will pray for businesses. It's only right that we look to God. "It varies from year to year, but the invitation is for everybody to come".
Till spoke out against the amendment , saying the 1 percent tax was a "completely off-the-cuff number" that was not reviewed. The number of medical marijuana growing licenses will increase by 10 before July of next year.
Announcement of summer offensive by Taliban is a sign that they still believe in war and have no intentions for peace, he claimed. But he should also drop his resistance to US programs to bolster the Afghan economy and political system and to fight corruption.
Around 6 p.m., panicked 9-1-1 calls about the attack sent police to the La Jolla Crossroads apartment complex in University City . The witness said that tenant walked up to the shooter, who seemed to be acting strangely. "I really can't explain what happened".
A similar test occurred April 26, a scheduling quirk after the delay of test past year and not a response to global tensions. The Minuteman III ICBM was launched from a silo at California's Vandenberg Air Force Base this morning (May 3) at 3:02 a.m.
You don't have to be a master lip-reader to figure out that he was telling Machado he did not agree with his teammate's decision. Following the game, Pedroia expressed frustration with what had happened, saying the Red Sox should have handled it better.
When Dao refused to leave the plane, the airline called in Chicago Aviation Department officers, who dragged him off the flight. Those who volunteer to surrender their seats when a flight is overbooked would get up to $10,000 in compensation.
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Police were questioning Qureshi to know on whose directive he had deposited the money in Aftab's account, the official said. Recently, some self-radicalised youths were also arrested by the UP Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS).
While the reason given was "budgetary concerns", Golloher claims it was retaliation for trying to report mistreatment. Ailes denied the claims , but Fox agreed to pay $20 million to settle Carlson's lawsuit .
With all due respect to edge rushers and tight ends, many believe the most talented position in the 2017 draft is defensive back. Their selection of RB James Conner of Pitt, who came back from cancer to play for the Panthers, was inspirational and wise.
Gorka reportedly plans to accept a new role that will focus on the "war of ideas" and Islamic extremism. Gorka's position in the SIG was meant as only a temporary role, a source told the Washington Examiner .
He became the seventh driver to win a Cup race in 2017 and he did it in his 300th career start in the series. Kevin Harvick is another driver who has had several strong races without a victory to show for it in 2017.