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Court Eyes "Buffer Zones"
By Danielle Leigh
(NBC News) Two hot issues: free speech and abortion collided at the Supreme Court Wednesday.
The question is whether a Massachusetts law that creates a buffer zone around abortion clinics violates the constitution.
A majority of Supreme Court justices appeared skeptical of the law that establishes the 35-foot buffer zone to prevent protests outside clinics that provide abortions.
It's a restriction the protesters say violates the first amendment.