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Judge rescinds ruling against ‘physicians-only’ abortion law

(AP) A federal judge has rescinded his own ruling that struck down a Virginia law that said only physicians may perform first-trimester abortions. U.S. District Court Henry Hudson May 6 found that the law was "unduly burdensome" to women seeking abortions. Hudson's ruling came ahead of a trial scheduled to begin May 20 in a lawsuit challenging Virginia ...

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