Poe v. Gerstein
417 U.S. 281 (1974)

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Poe v. Gerstein, 417 U.S. 281 (1974)

Poe v. Gerstein

No. 73-1283

Decided June 3, 1974

417 U.S. 281

Syllabus

A three-judge District Court, which entered a declaratory judgment holding a state abortion statute unconstitutional, properly refused to issue an injunction against enforcement of the statute, where there was no allegation or proof that the State would not acquiesce in the declaratory judgment.

Affirmed.

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