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Kansas judge considers blocking telemedicine abortion ban

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A state court judge is considering whether to block Kansas from enforcing a ban on telemedicine abortions that are to start in January.With telemedicine abortions, women in rural areas are allowed to get abortion pills without an in-office consultation in a city clinic.On Friday, Judge Franklin Theis will hear an abortion rights group's request to stop the law.