‘Fetal heartbeat’ law can go into effect immediately

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 28, 2022 2:35 PM CT | Published: June 28, 2022 12:28 PM CT

Tennessee Attorney General Herbert Slatery wrote to the Sixth Circuit almost immediately after the high court’s decision on Friday, asking it to stay a district court’s injunction immediately and allow the law to take effect.


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Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter. He came to Tennessee from Maryland where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a Master of Journalism degree from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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