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Justices were skeptical of abortion pills arguments. Anti-abortion groups have backup plans.

Posted on AllSides March 27th, 2024
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Abortion, Abortion Pills, Supreme Court, Pro-Life
Francis Chung/POLITICO

Anti-abortion activists and elected officials have a backup plan should the Supreme Court reject their arguments for nationwide restrictions on the abortion pill mifepristone. In fact, they have several.

The lawsuit that went before the high court Tuesday challenging federal regulation of abortion pills is just one piece of the movement’s strategy to curb access to the drugs — a conservative goal since before Roe fell and the medication gained popularity. The sprawling and loosely-coordinated tactics include other legal challenges in state and federal courts, state and federal legislation, executive orders, pressure campaigns against...

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