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#Roe v Wade

# roe-v-wade - Saturday 14 May, 2022

'My body my choice': Thousands rally across US for abortion rights
# Abortion Rights
# Abortion Rights

'My body my choice': Thousands rally across US for abortion rights

May 14th 2022, 10:30 PM 14,565 Views 45 Comments

Thousands also rallied in Texas and Kentucky, and more protests were planned in other major cities as well as at hundreds of smaller events across the country.

# roe-v-wade - Friday 13 May, 2022

Lawyer who argued landmark US abortion case outraged over possible reversal
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# Roe V Wade

Lawyer who argued landmark US abortion case outraged over possible reversal

May 13th 2022, 8:06 AM 8,629 Views 42 Comments

Linda Coffee is the last living member of the legal team who won the case in 1973.

# roe-v-wade - Thursday 12 May, 2022

Democrats’ effort to secure US abortion access in law blocked by Republicans
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# Roe V Wade

Democrats’ effort to secure US abortion access in law blocked by Republicans

May 12th 2022, 8:11 AM 7,309 Views 37 Comments

The almost party-line count promises to be the first of several efforts in Congress to preserve the nearly 50-year-old court ruling.

# roe-v-wade - Wednesday 11 May, 2022

US Republicans block contentious Senate abortion rights vote
# US Abortion Rights
# US Abortion Rights

US Republicans block contentious Senate abortion rights vote

May 11th 2022, 9:44 PM 16,518 Views 19 Comments

All 50 Republicans and one of the 50 Democrats voted not to consider the legislation.

US Senate to vote on bill that codifies right to abortion into law, but it will likely fail
# Abortion Rights
# Abortion Rights

US Senate to vote on bill that codifies right to abortion into law, but it will likely fail

May 11th 2022, 2:29 PM 5,357 Views 15 Comments

Democrats were due to lead the vote in a bid to pin down Republicans on the deeply divisive issue ahead of crucial midterm elections.

# roe-v-wade - Monday 9 May, 2022

White House warns against violence after abortion protests
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# Roe V Wade

White House warns against violence after abortion protests

May 9th 2022, 5:16 PM 10,697 Views 37 Comments

Press Secretary Jen Psaki called for restraint after reports of demonstrations outside the homes of two Supreme Court justices.

# roe-v-wade - Tuesday 3 May, 2022

‘Draft opinion’ on US abortion rights authentic document but not a final decision - chief justice
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# Roe V Wade

‘Draft opinion’ on US abortion rights authentic document but not a final decision - chief justice

Updated May 3rd 2022, 5:57 PM 22,439 Views 112 Comments

The draft opinion would allow individual states to more heavily regulate or outright ban abortion.

Roe v Wade: What would change if the landmark abortion case was overturned by the US Supreme Court?
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# Roe V Wade

Roe v Wade: What would change if the landmark abortion case was overturned by the US Supreme Court?

May 3rd 2022, 1:57 PM 13,030 Views 30 Comments

If the case was overturned, 24 States are set to restrict abortion access.

Roe v Wade: What you need to know about the 1973 case that enshrined US abortion rights
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# Explainer

Roe v Wade: What you need to know about the 1973 case that enshrined US abortion rights

May 3rd 2022, 8:39 AM 12,778 Views 64 Comments

Jane Roe – a pseudonym for Norma McCorvey – sued the Dallas Attorney General, Henry Wade.

# roe-v-wade - Thursday 20 January, 2022

US Supreme Court deals another blow to abortion providers
# Texas Law
# Texas Law

US Supreme Court deals another blow to abortion providers

Jan 20th 2022, 10:52 PM 25,655 Views 30 Comments

The outvoted three liberal justices on the nation’s highest court penned a scathing dissent.

# roe-v-wade - Friday 10 December, 2021

US Supreme Court allows abortion providers to challenge a near-total ban in Texas
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# Roe V Wade

US Supreme Court allows abortion providers to challenge a near-total ban in Texas

Dec 10th 2021, 3:56 PM 9,988 Views 25 Comments

The decision was taken as the issue of abortion in the US has again become a major judicial question.

# roe-v-wade - Thursday 9 September, 2021

US Justice Department sues Texas over restrictive abortion law
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# Roe V Wade

US Justice Department sues Texas over restrictive abortion law

Sep 9th 2021, 9:56 PM 13,402 Views 17 Comments

The Texas law bans abortion after six weeks of pregnancy.

# roe-v-wade - Thursday 16 May, 2019

Why are abortion laws being restricted in the US right now?
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# The Explainer

Why are abortion laws being restricted in the US right now?

May 16th 2019, 6:00 PM 14,506 Views 60 Comments

This week has seen a lot of discussion around abortion laws in the US state of Georgia and Alabama – but what is the situation countrywide?

# roe-v-wade - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Row breaks out in Alabama senate over 'foetal heartbeat' abortion law
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# Roe V Wade

Row breaks out in Alabama senate over 'foetal heartbeat' abortion law

May 9th 2019, 10:17 PM 18,286 Views 50 Comments

If Alabama’s new laws are challenged, pro-life politicians are hoping it will eventually be brought before the Supreme Court.

# roe-v-wade - Sunday 19 February, 2017

The woman whose Roe v Wade court case legalised abortion in the US has died aged 69
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# Complex Character

The woman whose Roe v Wade court case legalised abortion in the US has died aged 69

Feb 19th 2017, 3:22 PM 18,647 Views 164 Comments

Norma McCorvey actually became a pro-life activist in later life.

# roe-v-wade - Thursday 26 June, 2014

'Buffer zones' outside abortion clinics in the US have been ruled illegal
# Demilitarised Zone
# Demilitarised Zone

'Buffer zones' outside abortion clinics in the US have been ruled illegal

Jun 26th 2014, 9:17 PM 12,585 Views 33 Comments

The ‘buffer zones’ meant anti-abortion protesters had to stay 35-feet from clinics.

# roe-v-wade - Sunday 6 May, 2012

Roe v Wade, Obamacare and Super PACs: US election terms explained
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# Explainer

Roe v Wade, Obamacare and Super PACs: US election terms explained

May 6th 2012, 8:15 AM 2,354 Views 3 Comments

Blue State or Red State, No Child Left Behind and Grover Norquist. What do these terms mean and who are these people? TheJournal.ie explains…