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Supreme Court shifting faster, farther to the right each ruling
NBC News’ Pete Williams reports on how the Supreme Court’s recent rulings demonstrated a fast shift to the right. The high court not only upheld Mississippi’s law banning abortion after 15 weeks but also overturned the constitutional right to abortion. In another ruling, the Supreme Court struck down New York’s concealed-carry permit law and also said all gun regulations must have historic roots.
More confusion on state abortion laws spreading following Roe v. Wade reversal
Confusion is spreading across states regarding abortion laws, following the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. In Oklahoma, Planned Parenthood, among other providers, filed a lawsuit challenging the state’s abortion ban. In New Jersey, the governor signed two bills to protect providers and out of state residents seeking an abortion. Meanwhile, President Biden met with nine Democratic governors to discuss how their states will keep abortion accessible.