Watch live coverage after the Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, a landmark ruling that guaranteed a constitutional right to an abortion (NBC News). YouTube Tips ⓘ
The Supreme Court on Friday, June 24 2022, Roe v. Wade was formally struck down by the Supreme Court. The 6-3 ruling was official Friday morning, after months of protests and years of legal debate over abortion rights in the United States. The formal decision was expected after information was leaked on On May 2, 2022, when Politico was given a leaked draft majority opinion written by Justice Samuel Alito. The leak renewed calls on the U.S. Senate to pass legislation already passed by the House of Representatives to codify the rights created by Roe before the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization decision is formally published.
Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization is a pending U.S. Supreme Court case, which the the Court initially heard in December 2021 regarding whether a law that Mississippi passed in 2018 is constitutional. The Mississippi law stated that all abortion operations after the first 15 weeks of pregnancy were illegal. The Court’s decision is expected by the end of 2022.
The Supreme Court on Friday overturned its landmark decision in Roe v. Wade that established the right to an abortion, with a ruling that marks a seismic shift in abortion law and will usher in new rules limiting or banning access to the procedure half of the states, in some places immediately (Live coverage on CBS News). YouTube Tips ⓘ
Fox News’ chief legal correspondent Shannon Bream provides details on the Supreme Court’s ruling that reverses the long-standing precedent on abortion in America. YouTube Tips ⓘ
Protests against the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade are already underway in Washington D.C. YouTube Tips ⓘ
The Supreme Court has ruled to overturn Roe v. Wade, the longtime legal precedent guaranteeing the right of legal abortion in the U.S. , and protest immediately began outside the Supreme Court (WKYC, NBC affiliate Cleveland, Ohio)). YouTube Tips ⓘ