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  Kentucky’s legislature will consider a bill during the upcoming session which aims to amend the state’s Constitution to exclude any protected rights to abortion procedures or funding. An ACLU representative said the measure may unfairly impact low-income Kentuckians.

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A federal court in Louisville has begun hearing arguments over a new set of abortion restrictions that passed out of the Republican-led Kentucky legislature earlier this year.

Lisa Gillespie, WFPL

Kentucky lawmakers and the American Civil Liberties Union are again locked in a battle over abortion rights.

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  A spokeswoman for Kentucky's Republican governor says a lawsuit seeking to block the state's new abortion law is "disturbing." Elizabeth Kuhn is communications director for Gov. Matt Bevin.

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Tennessee attorney general Herbert H. Slatery III is questioning the constitutionality of a bill banning most abortions after 20 weeks.