Supreme Court Elevates Abortion in Senate Campaigns Monday, 29 June 2020 ()
The court’s rejection of a restrictive Louisiana abortion law, and Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh’s dissent, may create new challenges for Susan Collins and other Republican senators up for re-election.
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The Supreme Court has struck down a law that would have dramatically reduced abortion access in Louisana.

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I run a Louisiana abortion clinic. Despite Supreme Court win, I'm nervous for our future.

States have passed hundreds of anti-abortion laws in the last few years. At the Supreme Court, we were successful in striking down just one.
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Science prevails in Supreme Court ruling on abortion law that provided no medical benefit

The Supreme Court followed scientific research and evidence when it came to abortion in Louisiana. All courts and lawmakers should do the same.

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