United States: There is no longer a federal constitutional right to an abortion as Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade - South Asia Time

United States: There is no longer a federal constitutional right to an abortion as Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade

 June 25, 2022  

United States: The Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade on Friday, holding that there is no longer a federal constitutional right to an abortion. The opinion is the most consequential Supreme Court decision in decades and will transform the landscape of women’s reproductive health in America.

Going forward, abortion rights will be determined by states, unless Congress acts.  Already, nearly half of the states have or will pass laws that ban abortion while others have enacted strict measures regulating the procedure. Read more at CNN