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US Supreme Court Rejects Abortion, Contraceptive Appeals

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed appeals from two states which sought to impose restrictions on abortion clinics that were struck down by lower courts.  The justices refused to hear appeals about laws in Mississippi and Wisconsin that would have required physicians who perform abortions at clinics to have admitting privileges at local hospitals.  The high court denied the appeals one day after it struck down a similar provision in Texas.  The denial allows...

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