Both Sides Of Abortion Battle Preparing For Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh
Braced for the overturn of Roe v. Wade, Planned Parenthood's new strategy includes three major components: expanding access in states with laws favorable to reproductive rights; policy work aimed at strengthening reproductive rights; and efforts to reduce stigma surrounding abortion. Meanwhile, anti-abortion advocates are strategizing on the best cases to push forward.
With Kavanaugh Confirmed, Both Sides Of Abortion Debate Gear Up For Battle
The end of the fight over Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination sets up a new battleground over abortion rights, and activists on both sides of the issue are gearing up for what's likely to be a series of contentious battles from the high court to state legislatures. Planned Parenthood is unveiling a new strategy designed to prepare for the possibility of a nation without the federal protections for abortion rights outlined in the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision. (McCammon, 10/10)