Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade; states can ban abortion

151 views – Associated Press – 2022-06-24 09:17:35


WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has ended constitutional protections for that had been in place nearly 50 years in a decision by its conservative majority to overturn Roe v. Wade. Friday’s outcome is expected to lead to abortion bans in roughly half the states.

The decision, unthinkable just a few years ago, was the culmination of decades of efforts by abortion opponents, made possible by an…

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