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Why It’s Normal to Feel Devastated About Roe v Wade

That emotion you’re feeling is grief.

Photo by Gayatri Malhotra on Unsplash

On Friday, June 24, 2022, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) overturned Roe v. Wade, the case that legalized abortion nationwide, in a 6–3 decision. The conservative supermajority voted in solidarity to do so, despite all of them having said that Roe is settled case-law when being confirmed.

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