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Is the Supreme Court looking to overturn Roe v. Wade?

Clip: 05/17/2021 | 4m 4s | Video has closed captioning.

The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear arguments in a major abortion case that could roll back limits on abortion laws cemented by the landmark reproductive rights case Roe v. Wade. In its term beginning October, the court will consider a Mississippi state law banning abortions after 15 weeks. John Yang discusses the matter with Mary Zieglar from Florida State University College of Law.

Aired: 05/17/21

Rating: NR

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