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The Supreme Court Seems Likely To Overturn Roe v. Wade


According to a draft opinion obtained by POLITICO, there is a five-justice conservative majority ready to strike down Roe v. Wade, the case which established a constitutionally-protected right to an abortion. While, in theory, some justices could change their views before the ruling is formally issued, the leak signals a major shift in women’s rights in the United States — and in the norms and reputation of the Supreme Court.

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