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This Morning on WLBT: Judge blocks Religious Accommodations Act

Good morning! House Bill 1523, the "Religious Accommodations Act," was supposed to become law today, but a federal judge in Jackson has blocked it from taking effect. U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves calls it unconstitutional. We'll break it all down when you join us this morning.

This is the first day of the fiscal year for the state, which means a lot of other laws are taking effect. We'll have some of the highlights.

And lots of people have lots of outdoor plans for the upcoming holiday weekend. Meteorologist Julia Weiden will have the latest on what you can expect weather-wise in her First Alert Forecast.

Start your day with us on WLBT from 5-7 and on Fox 40 from 7-9. We're up-to-the-minute the minute you're up.

If you won't be near a television, you can always watch our live or most recent newscast online by clicking here.

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