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Supreme Court hears Mississippi abortion case that challenges Roe v. Wade

CLIP12/01/21

Mississippi defended its law, passed in 2018 but blocked by lower courts, that would ban almost all abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy, which directly challenges Roe v. Wade. More liberal justices warned that overturning Roe v. Wade would undermine public confidence in the Constitution, while several conservative justices appeared willing to rule for abortion opponents. 

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