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The Supreme Court now has cover to cut back on reproductive rights without having to overturn ‘Roe’

Posted on AllSides May 16th, 2019
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Roe v. Wade may still be the law of the land, but states such as Georgia and Alabama are moving aggressively to change that. The draconian bills both states recently passed reveal the legal strategy at work here: Even if the court of appeals and Supreme Court do not let these highly restrictive laws stand, the states are giving the court cover to dramatically cut back on reproductive rights without having to explicitly overturn Roe.

Roe , which was decided in 1973, established the principle that a woman has a...

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