Abortion

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The Supreme Court appears to be on the cusp of ending its 49-year-old legal precedent that protects abortion rights nationwide if the majority signs on to a draft opinion obtained and published by Politico on Monday. ...
Republicans were favored to win in November due to four-decade-high inflation and spikes in violent crime but the possible expiration of legal access to abortion could change the script. ...
Senator Amy Klobuchar, member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, talks with Rachel Maddow about the need for Congress to codify the protections of Roe v. Wade in federal law to protect women from what a leaked draft opinion reported by Politico suggests will be an overturning of abortion rights by the Supreme Court.  ...
A draft decision indicates that the U.S. Supreme Court is poised to overturn the controversial Roe v. Wade decision that established abortion rights in 1973. The initial draft majority opinion was obtained by Politico and published on Monday. The draft is written by Justice Samuel Alito and wa... ...

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