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May 17, 2022, 4:10 PM

If Roe is overturned, experts fear for incarcerated people and reproductive care

Experts warn about state of reproductive care in prisons and jails if the Supreme Court takes away protections to the right to abortion.
May 17, 2022, 4:10 PM
If Roe is overturned, experts fear for incarcerated people and reproductive care
May 16, 2022, 7:06 PM

Supreme Court rules for Sen. Cruz in campaign finance case

The decision comes as campaigning for the '22 midterm elections is intensifying.
May 16, 2022, 7:06 PM
Supreme Court rules for Sen. Cruz in campaign finance case
May 16, 2022, 3:51 PM

Supreme Court strikes campaign finance rule in win for Sen. Ted Cruz

The Supreme Court struck down a 20-year-old campaign finance limit aimed at curbing corruption in politics, delivering a win to Republican Sen. Ted Cruz.
May 16, 2022, 3:51 PM
Supreme Court strikes campaign finance rule in win for Sen. Ted Cruz
May 15, 2022, 1:29 AM

Clarence Thomas says abortion leak has changed Supreme Court

Justice Clarence Thomas says that the Supreme Court has been changed by the shocking leak of a draft opinion earlier this month
May 15, 2022, 1:29 AM
Clarence Thomas says abortion leak has changed Supreme Court
May 13, 2022, 1:31 AM

Justices hold 1st meeting since leak of draft Roe opinion

The Supreme Court’s nine justices met in private for the first time since the leak of a draft opinion that would overrule Roe v
May 13, 2022, 1:31 AM
May 12, 2022, 6:16 PM

Supreme Court justices meet for 1st time amid fallout from leaked draft abortion opinion

Attorney General Merrick Garland directed U.S. Marshals to provide additional support to ensure the safety of the nine justices.
May 12, 2022, 6:16 PM
Supreme Court justices meet as protests prompt heightened security measures
May 12, 2022, 5:18 PM

Supreme Court to meet for 1st time since Roe v. Wade draft opinion leak

The justices will meet behind closed doors on Thursday for the first time since the unprecedented leak of a draft opinion that would overturn the landmark case.
May 12, 2022, 5:18 PM
Supreme Court to meet for 1st time since Roe v. Wade draft opinion leak
May 11, 2022, 8:29 PM

Convicted murderer, who attorneys say had schizophrenia, put to death in Arizona after SCOTUS denies stay

Clarence Dixon, 66, died by lethal injection Wednesday.
May 11, 2022, 8:29 PM
Convicted murderer put to death after SCOTUS denies stay
May 10, 2022, 9:30 PM

Security tightened for Supreme Court justices as protests extend to Alito's home

Abortion rights activists gathered outside of Justice Samuel Alito's Virginia home on Monday while the Senate voted to provide more security for Supreme Court justices.
May 10, 2022, 9:30 PM
Security tightened for Supreme Court justices as protests extend to Alito's home
May 10, 2022, 3:43 AM

Senate passes bill to boost security for Supreme Court

The bill ensures justices and their families are protected amid deliberations.
May 10, 2022, 3:43 AM
May 10, 2022, 2:03 AM

5 things to know as leaked Supreme Court draft ruling puts focus on abortion

Leaked Supreme Court draft ruling puts focus on abortion as the Supreme Court is preparing to rule on a 15-week abortion ban in Mississippi.
May 10, 2022, 2:03 AM
5 details about the leaked Supreme Court draft ruling on Roe v. Wade
May 9, 2022, 5:42 PM

Ginsburg's tea set, coat, other items raise $800K for opera

An online auction of 150 of items owned by the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg raised $803,650 for Washington National Opera
May 9, 2022, 5:42 PM
Ginsburg's tea set, coat, other items raise $800K for opera
May 9, 2022, 3:11 PM

Privacy advocates raise concerns over phone data if Roe v. Wade overturned

Activists warn apps that track users' menstrual cycles and location could sell data to third parties who could pass it on to law enforcement.
May 9, 2022, 3:11 PM
Privacy advocates raise concerns over phone data if Roe v. Wade overturned
May 9, 2022, 2:17 PM

Supreme Court latest after Roe v. Wade leak

The Senate prepares to vote during a critical week for the battle over abortion rights, which democrats call the fight of a generation.
May 9, 2022, 2:17 PM
Supreme Court latest after Roe v. Wade leak
May 8, 2022, 6:01 PM

Lawmakers and states react to leaked Supreme Court draft

ABC News' Maratha Raddatz joins us from “This Week” to discuss the upcoming Roe v. Wade ruling and Russia’s Victory Day celebrations and what to expect in the coming days.
May 8, 2022, 6:01 PM
Lawmakers and states react to leaked Supreme Court draft
May 8, 2022, 4:50 PM

Dozens of states may restrict abortion almost immediately should Supreme Court uphold Mississippi ban

Some state "trigger laws" could ban abortion immediately.
May 8, 2022, 4:50 PM
Dozens of states may restrict abortion if Supreme Court upholds Mississippi ban
May 8, 2022, 12:58 PM

Court leak is catnip for those who love a juicy DC whodunit

There’s nothing official Washington loves better than a juicy whodunit
May 8, 2022, 12:58 PM
Court leak is catnip for those who love a juicy DC whodunit
May 8, 2022, 12:26 AM

Justice Clarence Thomas speaks out on draft abortion leak

The abortion debate continues to intensify around the nation following a leaked ruling of a draft opinion.
May 8, 2022, 12:26 AM
Justice Clarence Thomas speaks out on draft abortion leak
May 7, 2022, 4:57 PM

What GOP-nominated justices said about Roe to Senate panel

In one form or another, every Supreme Court nominee is asked during Senate hearings about his or her views of the landmark abortion rights ruling that has stood for a half century
May 7, 2022, 4:57 PM
What GOP-nominated justices said about Roe to Senate panel
May 7, 2022, 2:54 PM

Supreme Court leak probe likely to focus on justices, clerks, and staff

The extraordinary leak of a draft Supreme Court opinion to overturn Roe v. Wade has triggered an equally extraordinary whodunnit focused on six dozen court employees.
May 7, 2022, 2:54 PM
Supreme Court leak probe likely to focus on justices, clerks, and staff
May 7, 2022, 1:32 PM

Biden administration reacts to leaked Supreme Court draft

The White House is launching a hotline to help pregnant women and new moms struggling with mental health.
May 7, 2022, 1:32 PM
Biden administration reacts to leaked Supreme Court draft
May 6, 2022, 3:34 PM

What does the Supreme Court draft opinion on abortion mean for other rights?

President Joe Biden warned the draft opinion could mean that other rights not listed in the Constitution, but established in its privacy protection, could be dismantled.
May 6, 2022, 3:34 PM
What does the Supreme Court draft opinion on abortion mean for other rights?
May 6, 2022, 12:13 PM

Democrats scramble after Supreme Court draft leak

The party is desperately searching for a way to protect access to abortion, realizing they have limited options.
May 6, 2022, 12:13 PM
Democrats scramble after Supreme Court draft leak
May 6, 2022, 6:52 AM

Supreme Court Chief Justice responds to leak of draft opinion

Chief Justice John Roberts said that if the leaker thought it would affect the court's work they are "foolish." Overnight, security was tightened around the perimeter of the Supreme Court.
May 6, 2022, 6:52 AM
Supreme Court Chief Justice responds to leak of draft opinion
May 5, 2022, 6:55 PM

High fence erected outside Supreme Court as abortion-related protests continue

The leak of a draft opinion indicates the court is poised to overturn Roe v. Wade.
May 5, 2022, 6:55 PM
High fence erected outside Supreme Court as abortion-related protests continue
May 5, 2022, 6:48 PM

Investigation underway into who leaked Supreme Court draft opinion

ABC News political director Rick Klein talks about fallout from the Roe v. Wade draft opinion leak, and President Biden faces backlash for calling MAGA supporters an extreme political group.
May 5, 2022, 6:48 PM
Investigation underway into who leaked Supreme Court draft opinion
May 5, 2022, 6:45 PM

Tall fencing erected around Supreme Court

Workers erected tall fencing around the Supreme Court building in response to anticipated protests.
May 5, 2022, 6:45 PM
Tall fencing erected around Supreme Court
May 5, 2022, 1:15 PM

Supreme Court marshal launches investigation into leaked draft opinion

Chief Justice John Roberts has directed the marshal of the Supreme Court, Army Col. Gail Curley, to lead the probe into the leaked bombshell draft that would overturn Roe vs. Wade.
May 5, 2022, 1:15 PM
Supreme Court marshal launches investigation into leaked draft opinion
May 5, 2022, 11:44 AM

'Trigger Laws' in effect in 13 states if Roe v. Wade overturned

OB-GYN and Chief Medical Officer of Verywell Health, Jessica Shepherd, highlights the legal and medical ramifications of abortion restrictions on women's health.
May 5, 2022, 11:44 AM
'Trigger Laws' in effect in 13 states if Roe v. Wade overturned
May 5, 2022, 6:50 AM

Advocates worry other rights at risk if court overturns Roe

Little doubt remains about what the Supreme Court plans to do with Roe v. Wade.
May 5, 2022, 6:50 AM
Advocates worry other rights at risk if court overturns Roe
May 5, 2022, 2:40 AM

Where abortion will be protected if Roe is overturned

The Center for Reproductive Rights estimates that up to 25 states could outlaw abortion entirely while it remains legal in 22.
May 5, 2022, 2:40 AM
Where abortion will be protected if Roe is overturned
May 5, 2022, 2:18 AM

Fallout over leaked SCOTUS draft opinion on abortion

The leaked document revealed that a majority of justices may vote to overturn Roe v. Wade and if that is the final ruling, 26 states are set to ban abortion almost immediately.
May 5, 2022, 2:18 AM
Fallout over leaked SCOTUS draft opinion on abortion
May 4, 2022, 11:45 PM

The legal implications of overturning Roe v. Wade

Overturning Roe v. Wade could have far-ranging implications. ABC News contributor Kate Shaw and Drexel University law professor David Cohen explain some of the ways it could impact the country.
May 4, 2022, 11:45 PM
The legal implications of overturning Roe v. Wade
May 4, 2022, 10:52 PM

Chief Justice Roberts confirms draft opinion is authentic but not final

ABC News' Kenneth Moton and attorney CK Hoffler discuss the Supreme Court draft leak and what impact it could have ahead of midterms.
May 4, 2022, 10:52 PM
Chief Justice Roberts confirms draft opinion is authentic but not final
May 4, 2022, 10:17 PM

States race to get ahead of final Supreme Court decision on Roe v. Wade

Connecticut Gov. Lamont hopes to sign a bill to safeguard abortions in his state as Oklahoma Gov. Stitt tightens restrictions.
May 4, 2022, 10:17 PM
States race to get ahead of final Supreme Court decision on Roe v. Wade
May 4, 2022, 9:23 PM

Democratic congresswoman discusses fallout from Supreme Court leak

Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., discusses how Democrats and Congress must respond to what she says is “an assault on women throughout our country, but especially low-income women."
May 4, 2022, 9:23 PM
Democratic congresswoman discusses fallout from Supreme Court leak
May 4, 2022, 9:18 PM

How Supreme Court abortion decision could affect medical care

Dr. Jen Ashton with the medical implications of the court draft to overturn Roe v. Wade.
May 4, 2022, 9:18 PM
How Supreme Court abortion decision could affect medical care
May 4, 2022, 8:08 PM

Mississippi abortion clinic director responds to SCOTUS draft: 'It didn't come as a shock to a lot of us here'

Abortion-rights advocates are responding to the leaked Supreme Court draft opinion.
May 4, 2022, 8:08 PM
Mississippi abortion clinic director: 'It didn't come as a shock to a lot of us here'
May 4, 2022, 3:47 PM

Supreme Court fallout as investigation grows into leaked draft opinion

ABC News Senior National Correspondent Terry Moran discusses the fallout of the unprecedented leak that showed the Supreme Court could overturn Roe v. Wade.
May 4, 2022, 3:47 PM
Supreme Court fallout as investigation grows into leaked draft opinion
May 4, 2022, 7:52 AM

Supreme Court abortion draft leak rocks nation

The bombshell leak of a draft opinion that indicates five justices appear poised to strike down Roe v. Wade has raised the stakes in the nation's abortion debate.
May 4, 2022, 7:52 AM
Supreme Court abortion draft leak rocks nation
May 4, 2022, 5:26 AM

Leaked SCOTUS opinion on abortion

First reported by Politico, a leak of a draft opinion from the Supreme Court appears to show that the 1973 landmark decision in Roe v. Wade will be overturned.
May 4, 2022, 5:26 AM
Leaked SCOTUS opinion on abortion
May 4, 2022, 2:55 AM

Nation reacts to leaked SCOTUS opinion on abortion

An ABC News/Washington Post poll finds that majorities of Americans support upholding Roe v. Wade amid reports of a draft of a Supreme Court opinion to overturn the landmark abortion case.
May 4, 2022, 2:55 AM
Nation reacts to leaked SCOTUS opinion on abortion
May 4, 2022, 2:23 AM

GOP senator defends votes for Kavanaugh, Gorsuch after leaked SCOTUS draft opinion

Republican Sen. Susan Collins received criticism on Tuesday over her support for Justice Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation in wake of leaked Supreme Court opinion on abortion.
May 4, 2022, 2:23 AM
GOP senator defends votes for Kavanaugh, Gorsuch after leaked SCOTUS draft opinion
May 4, 2022, 12:25 AM

Who leaked Supreme Court draft opinion on abortion?

Roe v. Wade is apparently to be overturned according to leaked documents by Politico.
May 4, 2022, 12:25 AM
Who leaked Supreme Court draft opinion on abortion?
May 4, 2022, 12:24 AM

What the Trump-appointed Supreme Court justices previously said about Roe's precedent

Comments made by the recent conservative additions to the Supreme Court on abortion rights are under fresh scrutiny.
May 4, 2022, 12:24 AM
What Justices Kavanaugh, Gorsuch and Barrett previously said about Roe's precedent
May 4, 2022, 12:23 AM

Nation reacts to leaked draft Supreme Court decision that could overturn Roe v. Wade

Politicians and organizations alike are reacting to an unprecedented leaked draft opinion suggesting the U.S. Supreme Court could be poised to overturn Roe v. Wade.
May 4, 2022, 12:23 AM
Nation reacts to leaked draft Supreme Court decision that could overturn Roe v. Wade
May 4, 2022, 12:21 AM

GOP senator slams Kavanaugh, Gorsuch after leaked Supreme Court draft opinion on abortion suggests flip flop

Collins was pivotal in Justice Brett Kavanaugh's ascension to the Supreme Court in 2018, voting for him after she said he told her Roe was "settled law."
May 4, 2022, 12:21 AM
Collins hits Kavanaugh, Gorsuch after leaked Supreme Court draft opinion on abortion
May 3, 2022, 11:48 PM

Chief Justice Roberts reacts to bombshell abortion opinion leak

Chief Justice John Roberts responded to a leaked draft opinion that suggested the Supreme Court was ready to overturn Roe v. Wade.
May 3, 2022, 11:48 PM
Chief Justice Roberts reacts to bombshell abortion opinion leak
May 3, 2022, 10:54 PM

With Supreme Court poised to reverse Roe, most Americans support abortion rights: POLL

Majorities of Americans support upholding Roe v. Wade, and say abortion should be legal in all or most cases.
May 3, 2022, 10:54 PM
With Supreme Court poised to reverse Roe, most support abortion rights: POLL
May 3, 2022, 9:19 PM

Chief Justice Roberts responds to leaked Supreme Court draft opinion

Chief Justice John Roberts put out a rare statement Tuesday to address the leaked draft of a Supreme Court opinion on abortion.
May 3, 2022, 9:19 PM
Chief Justice Roberts responds to leaked Supreme Court draft opinion