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#Roe v Wade

# roe-v-wade - Saturday 24 September, 2022

White House blasts near-complete ban on abortion in Arizona
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White House blasts near-complete ban on abortion in Arizona

Updated Sep 24th 2022, 3:30 PM 20,870 Views 33 Comments

The only exemption to the ban is if the woman’s life is in jeopardy.

# roe-v-wade - Friday 16 September, 2022

West Virginia governor signs abortion ban into law
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West Virginia governor signs abortion ban into law

Sep 16th 2022, 10:26 PM 15,635 Views 31 Comments

The bill will go into effect immediately, except for the criminal penalties, which will go into effect in 90 days.

# roe-v-wade - Friday 26 August, 2022

More US states ban abortion as Democrats push back
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# Abortion

More US states ban abortion as Democrats push back

Aug 26th 2022, 9:25 AM 18,123 Views 19 Comments

Another dozen states are expected to follow suit with their own restrictions.

# roe-v-wade - Saturday 6 August, 2022

White House calls Indiana abortion ban 'devastating'
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# Abortion

White House calls Indiana abortion ban 'devastating'

Updated Aug 6th 2022, 5:42 PM 28,207 Views 26 Comments

The ban takes effect on September 15.

# roe-v-wade - Wednesday 3 August, 2022

Kansas voters protect abortion rights in post-Roe v Wade referendum
# Abortion Rights
# Abortion Rights

Kansas voters protect abortion rights in post-Roe v Wade referendum

Aug 3rd 2022, 9:51 AM 17,063 Views 16 Comments

The referendum was the first test of US voter sentiment about abortion rights since the Supreme Court overturned Roe v Wade in June.

# roe-v-wade - Tuesday 2 August, 2022

US Justice Department sues Idaho over near-total abortion ban set to take effect this month
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US Justice Department sues Idaho over near-total abortion ban set to take effect this month

Aug 2nd 2022, 9:19 PM 11,115 Views 5 Comments

It is the Biden administration’s first litigation since the US Supreme Court overturned the 1973 Roe V Wade ruling in June.

# roe-v-wade - Sunday 31 July, 2022

Kansas puts abortion rights on the ballot in test case for US
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# Roe V Wade

Kansas puts abortion rights on the ballot in test case for US

Jul 31st 2022, 6:31 PM 26,012 Views 23 Comments

Advocates look nervously to neighboring Oklahoma and Missouri which have implemented near-total bans.

# roe-v-wade - Tuesday 19 July, 2022

Police arrest 17 US politicians at abortion rights protest outside Supreme Court
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# Roe V Wade

Police arrest 17 US politicians at abortion rights protest outside Supreme Court

Jul 19th 2022, 9:42 PM 23,484 Views 22 Comments

Footage from the protest showed Ocasio-Cortez, Omar and others being led away, not in handcuffs, and waving to supporters.

# roe-v-wade - Friday 15 July, 2022

US House passes bills to protect abortion access but Senate approval unlikely
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US House passes bills to protect abortion access but Senate approval unlikely

Jul 15th 2022, 9:30 PM 7,841 Views 8 Comments

The legislation passed by the Democratic-controlled House of Representatives is unlikely to advance in the Senate.

# roe-v-wade - Wednesday 13 July, 2022

US police confirm that Ohio ten-year-old crossed state lines for abortion
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# Roe V Wade

US police confirm that Ohio ten-year-old crossed state lines for abortion

Jul 13th 2022, 9:37 PM 39,096 Views 35 Comments

The story garnered attention as a shocking effect of the overturning of Roe v Wade.

# roe-v-wade - Tuesday 12 July, 2022

Pregnant driver fined under carpool rules argues foetus is passenger following Roe v Wade ruling
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# Texas

Pregnant driver fined under carpool rules argues foetus is passenger following Roe v Wade ruling

Jul 12th 2022, 8:06 AM 62,523 Views 48 Comments

She was driving in a lane reserved for vehicles carrying at least two people.

# roe-v-wade - Monday 11 July, 2022

Biden administration says US doctors must offer abortion if mother’s life at risk
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# Roe V Wade

Biden administration says US doctors must offer abortion if mother’s life at risk

Jul 11th 2022, 11:05 PM 10,179 Views 13 Comments

Officials say federal law on emergency treatment guidelines pre-empts state laws in jurisdictions that now ban abortion.

Pharma company seeks to make its birth control over-the-counter in US
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# Roe V Wade

Pharma company seeks to make its birth control over-the-counter in US

Jul 11th 2022, 5:28 PM 16,010 Views 23 Comments

If approved, this “historic” application would reduce barriers to contraception across America.

Debunked: TikTok videos touting unproven and potentially dangerous 'herbal abortion' methods
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# Factcheck

Debunked: TikTok videos touting unproven and potentially dangerous 'herbal abortion' methods

Jul 11th 2022, 12:05 AM 14,247 Views 0 Comments
  • Clips circulating on TikTok recently have suggested how women can terminate their own pregnancies, Brianna Parkins writes.
  • Many videos have cited the US Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v Wade last month.
  • Medical experts have warned against using such methods because they are possibly dangerous and there is no evidence to support them.

# roe-v-wade - Friday 8 July, 2022

Joe Biden says US Supreme Court is 'out of control' before signing order on abortion access
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# Abortion Rights

Joe Biden says US Supreme Court is 'out of control' before signing order on abortion access

Jul 8th 2022, 7:05 PM 28,086 Views 24 Comments

The US President said the fastest way to restore the Roe V Wade ruling is “to pass a national law” codifying it.

# roe-v-wade - Thursday 7 July, 2022

Four US states protect abortion from out-of-state prosecution
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# Roe V Wade

Four US states protect abortion from out-of-state prosecution

Jul 7th 2022, 9:56 AM 15,702 Views 2 Comments

Colorado, North Carolina, Rhode Island and Main will protect providers and patients from extradition to home states that have banned the practice.

# roe-v-wade - Saturday 2 July, 2022

The Explainer: What Roe v Wade being overturned could mean for other US laws
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# The Explainer

The Explainer: What Roe v Wade being overturned could mean for other US laws

Jul 2nd 2022, 6:30 AM 9,059 Views 19 Comments

The landmark decision means Americans no longer have a constitutional right to abortion.

# roe-v-wade - Thursday 30 June, 2022

The Explainer: Why was Roe v Wade overturned - and what could it mean for US laws?
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# Explainer

The Explainer: Why was Roe v Wade overturned - and what could it mean for US laws?

Jun 30th 2022, 6:00 PM 4,417 Views 9 Comments

Listen in to our interview with Dr David Kenny of Trinity College School of Law to find out more.

Joe Biden calls for 'exception' to US Senate rules to protect access to abortion
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# Roe V Wade

Joe Biden calls for 'exception' to US Senate rules to protect access to abortion

Jun 30th 2022, 4:03 PM 8,946 Views 22 Comments

Biden described the US Supreme Court’s decision to end the constitutional right to abortion as “destabilising”.

# roe-v-wade - Sunday 26 June, 2022

Protest over Roe v Wade ruling held at US embassy in Dublin
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# Abortion

Protest over Roe v Wade ruling held at US embassy in Dublin

Jun 26th 2022, 7:00 PM 17,939 Views 68 Comments

The crowd was told about how the US can learn from Ireland’s 2018 movement to repeal the Eighth Amendment and liberalise its abortion laws.

'A time of great danger': Abortion rights supporters and opponents map next moves
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# Roe V Wade

'A time of great danger': Abortion rights supporters and opponents map next moves

Jun 26th 2022, 1:55 PM 21,687 Views 77 Comments

The Supreme Court on Friday ended the constitutional right to abortion in America.

# roe-v-wade - Friday 24 June, 2022

'A step backward for women's rights': America reacts as Roe v. Wade is overturned
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# Abortion

'A step backward for women's rights': America reacts as Roe v. Wade is overturned

Updated Jun 24th 2022, 6:06 PM 30,821 Views 50 Comments

The decision has been met with mixed reaction from civilians, lawmakers and politicians on either side of the political divide.

As it happened: US faces historic abortion change as Roe v. Wade overturned by Supreme Court
Live Jun 24th 2022, 5:15 PM

As it happened: US faces historic abortion change as Roe v. Wade overturned by Supreme Court

The US Supreme Court has overturned Roe v. Wade: Here's what the impact will be
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# Explainer

The US Supreme Court has overturned Roe v. Wade: Here's what the impact will be

Jun 24th 2022, 4:32 PM 20,797 Views 21 Comments

Concerns about Roe v. Wade were first raised after a draft Supreme Court opinion was leaked.

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

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

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

May 14th 2022, 10:30 PM 14,647 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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Lawyer who argued landmark US abortion case outraged over possible reversal

May 13th 2022, 8:06 AM 9,012 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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Democrats’ effort to secure US abortion access in law blocked by Republicans

May 12th 2022, 8:11 AM 7,350 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
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# US Abortion Rights

US Republicans block contentious Senate abortion rights vote

May 11th 2022, 9:44 PM 16,553 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
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# 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 5,417 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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White House warns against violence after abortion protests

May 9th 2022, 5:16 PM 10,751 Views 38 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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‘Draft opinion’ on US abortion rights authentic document but not a final decision - chief justice

Updated May 3rd 2022, 5:57 PM 22,580 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: What would change if the landmark abortion case was overturned by the US Supreme Court?

May 3rd 2022, 1:57 PM 13,087 Views 31 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 13,050 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
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US Supreme Court deals another blow to abortion providers

Jan 20th 2022, 10:52 PM 25,701 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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US Supreme Court allows abortion providers to challenge a near-total ban in Texas

Dec 10th 2021, 3:56 PM 10,011 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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US Justice Department sues Texas over restrictive abortion law

Sep 9th 2021, 9:56 PM 13,437 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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Why are abortion laws being restricted in the US right now?

May 16th 2019, 6:00 PM 15,072 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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Row breaks out in Alabama senate over 'foetal heartbeat' abortion law

May 9th 2019, 10:17 PM 18,308 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 18,689 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
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# Demilitarised Zone

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

Jun 26th 2014, 9:17 PM 12,613 Views 33 Comments

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

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