Roe v. Wade probably won"t get overturned — but here"s what could happen to slowly chip away at abortion rights if the Supreme Court becomes largely conservative

Win McNamee/Getty Images President Donald Trump's nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court would solidify a 5-4 conservati.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 11th, 2018

Donald Trump Says Abortion "Vote" Could Happen, Falsely Claims It’s "50/50 Question in This Country"

The comments come just days after Trump nominated conservative judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 14th, 2018

23 creative ways states are keeping women from getting abortions in the US — that could erode Roe v. Wade without repealing it

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The US Supreme Court declared abortion was legal and that women had a constitutional right to the procedure with the landmark case Roe v. Wade in 1973. But the reality of th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 10th, 2018

Abortion rights advocates fear that Trump picking the next Supreme Court Justice means Roe v. Wade is "doomed"

CNN legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin said Wednesday that the retirement of Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy could mark the end of landmark abortion rights case .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 27th, 2018

Americans’ Support for Roe v. Wade Getting Stronger Amid Fears Over Trump"s Supreme Court Pick

Support for the key abortion ruling is up substantially from 2012, a new poll has found......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 12th, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh Has Power to Strengthen Donald Trump, but Supreme Court Has Boosted Presidents for Decades

There's more to the president's Supreme Court nomination than abortion rights......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 10th, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh Has Power to Strengthen Donald Trump But Supreme Court Has Boosted Presidents for Decades

There's more to the president's Supreme Court nomination than abortion rights......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 10th, 2018

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh previously voted against giving an undocumented teen access to abortion

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Brett Kavanaugh has been nominated to succeed Anthony Kennedy, who was a swing vote i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 10th, 2018

GOP Senator Susan Collins Sent Coat Hangers by Abortion Rights Activists

The move comes after Collins appeared to flip-flop on whether she would vote for an anti-abortion Supreme Court candidate......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 3rd, 2018

Capitol Report: Former Bush speechwriter says Republicans becoming party of ‘white backlash’ | Poll shows majority support abortion rights

A columnist asks if the GOP will become the party of ‘white backlash’; the White House lashes out at Sens. Warren, Harris over immigration; who President Trump met with as he narrows his Supreme Court choice; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 3rd, 2018

Trump Meets With Four Potential Supreme Court Nominees

President Trump said he met with four potential Supreme Court candidates, as a dedicated White House team takes shape to help select and push through a nominee who could set a new direction for the court on abortion rights and other issues......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjJul 3rd, 2018

Donald Trump: States May Decide Abortion Rights, "Honored" Kennedy Retired During His Presidency

Donald Trump said his pick for the Supreme Court could ultimately see the Roe v. Wade ruling on abortion rights decided on a state-by-state basis......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 1st, 2018

Supreme Court Abortion Rights Threat Will Be Election Boost for Democrats: Poll

Ninety percent of Democrats said the Supreme Court vacancy would make them more likely to vote for a Democratic Senate candidate in the Nov. 6 election......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 30th, 2018

6 times Justice Kennedy was the tipping point on the Supreme Court shows how consequential his retirement is

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Despite being a conservative and nominated to the Supreme Court by a Republican president, retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy has been the swing vo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 28th, 2018

Who is Alliance Defending Freedom? Christian Legal Powerhouse Behind Supreme Court Abortion Victory

The conservative, Christian legal powerhouse Alliance Defending Freedom has won eight Supreme Court cases in the past seven years fighting for religious freedom. But some are calling the organization an "anti-gay" hate group......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 26th, 2018

Supreme Court Sides With Free Speech Over Abortion Rights in NIFLA V. Becerra

The case pitted free speech against reproductive rights in the state of California......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 26th, 2018

Judicial appointments in Europe rarely provoke the kind of battle that is likely to play out now in Washington

Trump's conservative Supreme Court bench, which would be comple.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 15th, 2018

Here"s an evolving count of which senators are voting for Trump"s Supreme Court pick

Wikipedia; Chip Somodevilla/Getty; Skye Gould/Business Insider President Donald Trump nominated Brett Kavanaugh to serve on the Supreme Court. The Senate, tasked with the confirmation process, is split at 51 Republicans and 49 Democrat.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 14th, 2018

Under the Radar: The Supreme Court Decision Brett Kavanaugh Is Most Likely to Overrule

William Galston of the Brookings Institution argues that if Brett Kavanaugh is confirmed as an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, the issue he may vote overrule is not Roe v. Wade......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 12th, 2018

What Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh could mean for consumer rights

Critics say he more often sides with corporations than customers......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 12th, 2018

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh racked up a huge credit card bill on season tickets to baseball games

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh reportedly racked up tens of thousands of dollars in credit card bills for season tickets to Washington Nationals games for him.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 12th, 2018