Democratic women call on Biden, Congress to protect abortion rights

WASHINGTON, June 26 (Reuters) – Leading female Democrats on Sunday called on President Joe Biden and Congress to protect abortion rights nationwide after the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, in a decision that has heightened political tensions between the federal government and the states. . Two Democratic progressives, Senator Elizabeth Warren and Rep. … Read more

Legal clashes await U.S. companies covering workers’ abortion costs

Abortion rights supporters demonstrate outside the United States Supreme Court the day after the US Supreme Court’s decision in the abortion case Dobbs v. Women’s Health Organization, reversing the landmark ruling on the abortion Roe versus Wade, in Washington, United States, June 25, 2022. REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register … Read more

At U.S. Pride parades, revelry turns to resistance after Roe reversal

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO, June 26 (Reuters) – Pride celebrations held by LGBTQ communities across the United States this weekend took on a tone of outrage after the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn the constitutional right to abortion and a wave of anti-transgender legislation. The weekend’s Pride events, which included Sunday parades in New York, Chicago, … Read more

Large U.S. law firms mostly quiet on abortion ruling, are ‘walking a tightrope’

Abortion rights protesters protest the day after the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in the abortion case Dobbs v. Women’s Health Organization overturning the landmark abortion decision Roe v. Wade, in Washington, United States, June 25, 2022. REUTERS/Shuran Huang Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register June 26 (Reuters) – The top U.S. law … Read more

Abortion ruling raises stakes in key U.S. governor’s races

June 25 (Reuters) – Abortion is now at the center of key November gubernatorial races in Pennsylvania and Michigan, after the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the landmark Roe v. Wade who recognized a constitutional right to abortion. Kansas residents, meanwhile, will vote on whether to protect abortion rights in a ballot measure in August now … Read more

Analysis: Supreme Court conservatives assert power with abortion, gun rulings

Supreme Court police line up outside the United States Supreme Court as the court rules in the abortion case Dobbs v Women’s Health Organization, overturning the landmark Roe v Wade abortion decision in Washington, USA United, June 24, 2022. REUTERS/Mary F. Calvert/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, June 25 … Read more

Ukraine accuses U.S.-sanctioned lawmaker of working for Russia

Ukrainian lawmaker Andriy Derkach attends a press conference titled ‘Publication of facts of US Embassy pressure on Ukrainian law enforcement to interfere in US election process’, in Kyiv, Ukraine , October 9, 2019. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich/ Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register KYIV, June 24 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s main internal security agency said … Read more

Reactions to U.S. Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade abortion landmark

WASHINGTON, June 24 (Reuters) – Public figures from across the political spectrum reacted on Friday to the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling overturning the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision that recognized a woman’s constitutional right to abortion and legalized it nationwide. Read more PRESIDENT JOE BIDEN IN A LIVE ANNOUNCEMENT: “Today, the Supreme Court of … Read more

U.S. Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, ends constitutional right to abortion

Ruling allows US states to ban abortion Decision of the power of conservative judges; the dissenting liberals Biden condemns decision as ‘sad day’ for America Judge Alito calls Roe v. Wade from “grossly wrong” WASHINGTON, June 24 (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday overturned the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade that recognized women’s … Read more

Tears, bubbles, defiance mingle outside U.S. Supreme Court after abortion ruling

WASHINGTON, June 24 (Reuters) – Some wept with joy, others looked dejected and chanted defiantly that the battle was not yet lost as hundreds of protesters outside the U.S. Supreme Court celebrated or condemned its decision to cancel the right to abortion. Despite some fears that the emotional issue could spark violence, protests by abortion … Read more