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The chances of restoring Roe v. Wade are near impossible with the Supreme Court's 6 conservative justices and Democrats' slim Congress majority

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Joanna Liverance, 26, of Detroit, protests with abortion-rights supporters outside of the Supreme Court, Wednesday, June 29, 2022, in Washington, DC. AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin
Democrats are under pressure to protect abortion rights since the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade last Friday.
But the constitutional right to an abortion is unlikely to be restored anytime soon.
That's largely because of the Supreme Court's conservative majority and political gridlock in Congress.
Democrats in Washington are under immense pressure to protect abortion rights at the federal level in the wake of...
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Amazon, Rite Aid cap purchase of emergency contraceptives

1 month ago   |   By Star Tribune

Amazon is limiting how many emergency contraceptives consumers can buy, joining other retailers who put in place similar caps following the Supreme Court decision overruling Roe v. Wade.
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Uber, Nike, Lyft, Disney, JP Morgan and others vow to help employees access abortions after Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade: 'We must keep up the fight'

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Protests spring up across the US as citizens react to the Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v. Wade Sarah Silbiger/CNN
The US Supreme Court has struck down Roe v. Wade.
Businesses have had months to grapple with the ramifications of this long-anticipated ruling.
Even before the ruling, some companies had come out with public stances regarding the end of Roe .
The Supreme Court has struck down Roe v. Wade, effectively cutting off abortion access in many parts of the US. The seismic ruling is set to reverberate throughout the country, including in the business world. "We therefore...
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