Roe v Wade Overturned

Roe v Wade Overturned

Deep Background with Noah Feldman - June 2, 2019 - 35:51

Women's rights lawyer Kathryn Kolbert argued the pro-choice case last time a serious attempt was made to overturn Roe v Wade. She explains her concerns that the Supreme Court might soon side with those keen to restrict access to abortion.

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