Roe v Wade

The latest news on abortion rights in the United States. Roe v. Wade is the 1973 United States Supreme Court decision which granted a pregnant woman's right to a medical abortion without excessive restrictions from the federal, state, and local governments. The landmark decision has been a politically divisive issue since it was decided, dividing political parties and voters. On Friday, June 24, 2022, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the Roe v. Wade decision.