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Supreme Court Rules Women Must Get Abortion Pill In Person

The incoming Biden administration could put the in-person requirement to obtain mifepristone on hold again.

Supreme Court Rules Women Must Get Abortion Pill In Person
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Women will no longer be able to get an abortion pill by mail.

The Supreme Court put a requirement back in place that says women must visit a hospital or clinic to get the drug.

A lower court had previously OKd mail delivery of the pill as a safety precaution during the pandemic.