Two anti-abortion protesters stand Nov. 28 outside Mississippi's only abortion clinic in Jackson, Miss. The clinic's attorneys asked a federal judge last week to block a state law that effectively would close the facility.

AP photo / Rogelio V. Solis

Two anti-abortion protesters stand Nov. 28 outside Mississippi's only abortion clinic in Jackson, Miss. The clinic's attorneys asked a federal judge last week to block a state law that effectively would close the facility.

Abortion clinic fights to remain open

By Emily Wagster Pettus
The Associated Press

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JACKSON, Miss. – Attorneys representing for Mississippi’s only abortion clinic again have asked a federal judge to block a state law that threatens eventually to close the facility, though a closing is not expected any time soon.

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