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Florida passes new law banning protests in residential areas
Florida's governor Ron DeSantis just signed a new law that would make protesting outside of specific people's homes or in residential areas a criminal offense. Karoline Grabowska/Pexels (Canva Pro license)
Opinion: Roe v. Evangelicals
The following represents the opinion of the author. As SCOTUS dons its robes and begins its march back to the 19th Century and beyond, what actions can America’s citizens take to remain where we are - in the 21st Century?
Fire Caused At Anti-Abortion Organisation In Madison
Authorities reported that vandals attacked the office of an anti-abortion organisation, causing a fire to erupt and the discovery of a Molotov cocktail on Sunday. According to Madison police spokesperson Stephanie Fryer, who talked to the Wisconsin State Journal, the fire at the Wisconsin Family Action office in Madison, which was reported soon after 6 a.m. on Sunday, was suspicious in nature.
Senate Votes On Abortion Bill On Wednesday, Chuck Schumer Says
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced on Sunday that the Senate will vote on legislation to codify abortion rights into law on Wednesday, in response to a leaked draft decision indicating that the Supreme Court is poised to overturn its landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision, which established the right to an abortion.
What Would Overturning Roe v. Wade Mean in California?
people protesting in groupPhoto by Gayatri Malhotra (Unsplash) If Roe v. Wade is overturned by the Supreme Court, what does such a change mean for California?. The state's abortion laws will likely become more permissive, not less. In Roe, the court found a constitutional right to abortion that limited states seeking to restrict the procedure, and the loss of the precedent will not compel pro-choice states to tighten abortion laws.
Tennessee Pastors Lament Gov. Lee's Assault on Reproductive Rights
Southern Christian Coalition calls for focus on empathy, safety in abortion debate. Following the leaked draft of a Supreme Court ruling indicating the potential overturning of Roe v. Wade and Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee's subsequent signing of legislation further restricting abortion access in the state, pastors affiliated with the Southern Christian Coalition expressed concern for the safety of women and called for empathy rather than punishment.
Huffman: Roe decision can still be saved
US Representative Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael)US Congress Archive. Demonstrators gathered Tuesday night in San Francisco, Santa Rosa and elsewhere across the nation, reacting to a leaked supreme court opinion suggesting the 49-year-old Roe V. Wade decision will be soon overturned. For insight into how the nation's majority Democrats might stem the tide, KRCB's Marc Albert spoke with North Bay Congressman Jared Huffman who said, right now, his constituents are in two camps.
What happens to abortion in Colorado if Roe’s overturned?
(Denver, CO.) A leaked draft opinion from the Supreme Court indicates Roe v. Wade is likely to be overturned next month. The loss of Roe will impact millions of Americans, but in Colorado, abortion rights and access are here to stay.
"They knew this would cause an uproar": Phoenix constitutional law attorney analyzes impact of seismic SCOTUS leak
(Phoenix) — The fallout from a leaked U.S. Supreme Court draft opinion suggesting that the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision will be overturned in June continues to reverberate around the country, with Arizona expected to be among the most-severely impacted states.
Overturning Roe v. Wade Leaked Draft Is "Radical", According to Joe Biden
The unprecedented leak of Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito's draft opinion in a key case that could overturn Roe v. Wade has sparked a heated debate. Alito's draft opinion in the case Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization was real, according to Chief Justice John Roberts — despite the fact that the draft was written in February and does not reflect the court's current or final decision.
Pocono Residents Divided Over Possible Roe Vs. Wade Outcome
After the Supreme Court confirmed today that a majority opinion draft on Roe vs. Wade, leaked to Politico, is authentic, concerns over whether the controversial 1973 court rule may be overturned are front and center once more.
Federal Judge Opinion: Leaking The Supreme Court Draft Will Backfire on Dems During Midterms
A Liberal Elected Federal Judge, speaking with us on condition of anonymity, believes the ploy to use SCOTUS against the GOP in November will backfire 'mightily.'. Speaking under the condition that we do not name her, a prominent, democratically elected Federal Judge in the Macon Circuit Court told journalist Kurt Dillon today:
TN Pastors Label Supreme Court Decision on Abortion Rights a "Moral Failure"
Southern Christian Coalition fears for safety of Tennessee women if Roe v. Wade overturned. Responding to news that the U.S. Supreme Court may be on the verge of overturning Roe v. Wade and thereby rendering abortion illegal in Tennessee, a group of pastors affiliated with the Southern Christian Coalition expressed fear that the move could threaten the safety of women in Tennessee.
Opinion: Is the Dobbs Leak Evidence that the Supreme Court Has Lost Its Way?
On Monday night, Politico reported that the Supreme Court has reached a decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization, and is set to overturn Roe v. Wade and Planned Parenthood of Southeastern Pennsylvania v. Casey.
Tennessee Physicians Express Alarm as Supreme Court Appears Poised to Overturn Roe v. Wade
Tennessee law would make abortion a felony if Roe overturned. Physicians in Tennessee spoke out today following news of a potential U.S. Supreme Court decision that would overturn Roe v. Wade and subsequently leave abortion rights up to the states.
The leaked SCOTUS opinion draft on Roe v Wade brings swift reactions out of Illinois
Politicians in Illinois and Chicago reacted to the leaked news of the possibility of the overturning of Roe v. Wade. (CHICAGO) A draft opinion obtained by Politico and leaked Monday night showed earlier this year that the Supreme Court justices had voted in a draft opinion to overturn the 1973 Roe v. Wade case that made abortion safe and legal in all 50 states.
New Details On The Climate Activist Who Died After Lighting Himself On Fire At The Supreme Court
On April 22, 2022 early reports of a man who attempted to set himself on fire rung out over social media. Subsequent videos showed a medical helicopter landing near the Supreme Court. New details have been released regarding the man and motive.
Puerto Ricans Excluded from Federal Benefits per Supreme Court Ruling
Puerto Rico is one of a group of territories belonging to the United States and counts its residents as citizens, however, when it comes to some types of federal benefits, they simply do not qualify.