# Supreme court
Abortion rights are under siege in Arizona, where advocates and allies trudge on through a precarious time
(Phoenix) — Fear and uncertainty remain prevalent in Arizona following the U.S. Supreme Court's choice to strike down the 49-year-old Roe v. Wade decision late last month, as the state's abortion providers paused their services shortly after the ruling was made public.
Invitation to Tailgate: An Op-Ed on Supreme Court Decision
What if the more uncomfortable you were, the more inclusive you were being?. And what if you didn't have to be uncomfortable being inclusive at all? What if it were just a choice?
New York Imposes New Ban on Guns in Public Places after Supreme Court's Ruling
The Supreme Court of the United States recently struck down the state-imposed restrictions on carrying guns in a 6-3 vote, with Republican justices in the majority. New York's ban on having concealed firearms outside of the home is no longer applicable, and the same applies to Maryland's and other five states' ban on military-style assault rifles. This law was enacted in 2012 after the mass shooting of 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. The full text of the Supreme Court's ruling can be found here.
Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson makes history as Supreme Court's first Black woman justice
Supreme Court Building of the United StatesAgnosticPreachersKid. "It has taken 232 years and 115 prior appointments for a Black woman to be selected to serve on the Supreme Court of the United States, but we've made it," Jackson said in April.
Which Supreme Court Judges Overturned Roe v. Wade, and Which Ones Voted to Keep It? (Opinion)
Disclaimer: this is not an opinion piece and the article only contains facts without any opinions; and yet, Newsbreak demanded I added the opinion label in the title. The news about Supreme Court overturningRoe v. Wade, the 1973 law granting women access to abortions, has struck like lightning. Some states have already imposed strict or even total bans on abortions, and 26 are expected to do so. These are dark times for the United States.
Stephen Breyer, the U.S. Supreme Court Justice, Retires on Thursday after Trying to Save Roe v. Wade
Stephen Breyer, a long-standing Supreme Court Justice, retired on Thursday, June 30th, 2022, only a few days short of his appointment anniversary. Democratic President Bill Clinton appointed Justice Breyer on August 3rd, 1994, meaning he retired a few days before celebrating 28 years on the Supreme Court bench.
Protecting Free Speech!
Tara Caples is grateful that Jehovah’s Witnesses came to her door and shared the Bible’s message.- Public Information Department. While Jehovah’s Witnesses have chosen to temporarily suspend their door-to-door ministry because of the pandemic, their activity was almost permanently banned by one U.S. village in the late 1990s — that is until the U.S. Supreme Court stepped in with a historic 8-1 decision on June 17, 2002, declaring the local ordinance unconstitutional.
Florida Supreme Court Approves Gov. DeSantis’ Request for Grand Jury To Investigate Immigration and People Trafficking
DeSantis tackling "Biden's border crisis" On June 29, Florida's Supreme Court approved a petition that had been filed by Governor Ron DeSantis to impanel a statewide grand jury to investigate immigration-related issues such as the smuggling of undocumented children into the state. The governor was quick to acknowledge the decision on Twitter:
TikTokers are offering refuge to women seeking abortions following Roe V. Wade being overturned
There have been TikTokers that are offering refuge to women who are seeking abortions outside their home states internationally following the Supreme Court's judgment to overturn Roe V. Wade.
Johnson City Pride Celebration Sees Supreme Court Protest March Over Weekend
Roe vs. Wade decision protestGayatri Malhotra/Unsplash. Amid the festival at the downtown pavilion Saturday, there were several attendees who organized and marched along the outskirts of the festival and around Founders Park in Johnson City, in protest of the decision by the Supreme Court to overturn Roe vs. Wade.
Politics in The United States of America Opinion
“I don’t do politics!” - How many times have we all heard that comment? When it does not work in our favor, we complain, argue, and mislead. I remember learning at a very young age that there were always two sides - the rich and the poor, that is it.
Tennessee Physicians Respond to Ending of Roe v. Wade
Protect My Care Coalition says ruling will endanger women's lives. Following the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling in the Dobbs case that overturns Roe v. Wade and will trigger a near-total abortion ban in Tennessee, a group of physicians affiliated with the Protect My Care healthcare advocacy coalition is encouraging supporters to take action and warning of the dangers to women resulting from the decision.
Supreme Court's Roe v. Wade decision caused Windham residents to want to be "extra visible" at Pride event
Windham recently held their second annual Pride event this past weekend. Many residents reported it was important to come out and be "extra visible" in light of the Supreme Court's decision to overturn the landmark case, Roe v. Wade.
Experts Debate: Will the Repeal of Roe v. Wade Most Impact Democrats or the GOP in Upcoming Elections?
While a majority of polled Americans have stated they are against the repeal, some say the Democrat party loses the most from the recent ruling. Roe v. Wade Reversion ProtestGayatri Malhotra, Unsplash.
Life After Roe: The State of Abortions in the State of NJ
The Supreme Court of the United States has overturned the long upheld constitutional protection over abortion rights in the country. What happens next, and what should you do if you need an abortion?
Another Demonstration in Utah After the Supreme Court Decision
Protest at the Utah State Capitol(Image is author's) Crowds of people with their signs had gathered on Friday evening, June 24, 2022, after the Supreme Court decision about abortion that morning. There may have been another protest the next day, and on Sunday evening there was once again a large group assembled at the Utah State Capitol.
Opinion: I Consider It Cruel and Disrespectful to Say, “Abortion Is Murder”
I have a friend who suffered the extreme trauma of a complicated pregnancy. Her doctor concluded the pregnancy represented an extreme risk to her life. This friend already had two children. Along with her family, she made the heartbreaking decision of having to abort the pregnancy. This was a medical decision she had to take to save her life.
Watch LAPD pummel pro-choice marchers protesting Roe V. Wade decision
Video of protestors involved in a confrontation with LAPD officers in riot gear has gone viral on social media. On Friday June 24, 2022, the United States Supreme Court ruled on Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health, officially overturning Roe v. Wade. Roe had been the law of the land since 1973 and allowed for abortions during the first two trimesters of pregnancy in the United States.
Michelle Obama is heartbroken teenagers may not get abortions post Roe V. Wade decision
"So yes, l am heartbroken-for the teenage girl, full of zest and promise, who won't be able to finish school or live the life she wants because her state controls her reproductive decisions".-Michelle Obama.