States rush to revise their abortion laws as a major U.S. Supreme Court decision nears

Leaked majority opinion indicates justices will strike down abortion rights, Politico reported late Monday night

By: - May 3, 2022 6:39 am

Demonstrators outside the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021. Justices are hearing arguments in a Mississippi case that seeks to overturn Roe v. Wade. (Photo by Jane Norman / States Newsroom)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.