With Roe v. Wade in the balance, California prepares for a fight | app


California officials and abortion providers spoke out Monday night against an alleged draft U.S. Supreme Court opinion that was leaked to Politico and appeared to signal that the nation’s highest court is set to rule. cancel Roe v. Wade – a decision that would allow states to ban abortion.

It is highly unusual for the High Court to overturn a landmark decision and equally, if not more, extraordinary for a draft opinion to be leaked before its final publication.

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