Roe Against Wade

6/23/2022 12:23:00 AM

How Justice Harry Blackmun became an accidental abortion rights hero.

Harry Blackmun, a Nixon Supreme Court appointee, was an unlikely defender of abortion rights. He wrote—and spent years defending—the decision in Roe v. Wade. And it changed him in ways he never could have predicted. Listen to Slow Burn E4 here:

How Justice Harry Blackmun became an accidental abortion rights hero.

Show more.Comment The end of Yael Benvenuto Ladin’s senior year at Oberlin College in Ohio was in sight.By.few survivors impregnated by rape have invoked the exception.

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Colleges in Red States Are Preparing for a Post-Roe Crisis“Eventually it’s going to become a very hostile environment on campus,” said one organizer. Needle_of_Arya Don’t go to college in those states. Why subject yourselves to medieval republican rule?

More Than 200 Abortion Clinics Will Close If The Supreme Court Overturns RoeJust over a quarter of abortion clinics in the country will be forced to close, mostly because of trigger laws in the South and Midwest, according to a new report.

Brazilian Judge Denies Abortion to 11-Year-Old Rape Victim, Previewing Post-Roe AmericaIt's not just Brazil—across the US, lawmakers are already boasting about the bans they'll pass without rape exceptions, which are already mostly symbolic. good. Two wrongs don't make a right. We’re already there in some aspects. Poor pregnant people already get thrown in jail for “suspect” miscarriages & the like. Do you know any 11 year olds? Imagine them being pregnant & the trauma that puts on their fragile bodies. Pro-life my ass.

Warren Unveils Bill to Ban Sales of Health Data With “Roe” Overturn LoomingAs the country braces for the likely overturning of Roe, Sen. Elizabeth Warren has introduced a bill that would ban data firms from selling abortion clinic patients’ health data. Will fetal tissue still be fair game?

In a post-|i|Roe |/i|world, conservatives see hope and liberals see horrorThis is the perfect example of how both political sides can use the same exact story to push their own agenda — it just depends on where you’re standing, writes Esther Wickham.

Louisiana governor signs bill criminalizing abortion providers if Roe overturnedLouisiana Gov. Edwards signs bill that would make doctors who perform abortions subject to prison terms of one to 10 years — a measure that would take effect when and if Roe v. Wade is overturned. Sorry to non Republicans in the South, but it’s best to have them secede. I f that’s the case, then I think that anyone who kills the pregnant mother should be charged with 2 murders , and anyone who assaults a pregnant mother should be charged with 2counts of assault.