PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: Federal judge puts Missouri abortion law on hold

Clip: 08/27/2019 | 5m 40s Video has closed captioning.

In our news wrap Tuesday, a federal court in Kansas City blocked a Missouri law that bans most abortions after eight weeks of pregnancy. The new statute had been scheduled to go into effect Tuesday, but the judge issued a temporary restraining order. Also, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani rejected President Trump’s unofficial offer of in-person talks, saying U.S. sanctions must be lifted first.

Aired: 08/27/19

Rating: NR

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