Reproductive Rights

SCOTUS Virtual Town Hall: Dobbs v. Jackson

  Alicia Johnson

SCOTUS Virtual Town Hall: Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization
Dec. 2, 2021

AU National Organizer and Student Network Manager Alicia Johnson moderated a panel discussion about the future of abortion access, reproductive freedom and church-state separation following oral arguments in the Supreme Court case Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, involving Mississippi’s 15-week abortion ban. Speakers included Alice Wang, a staff attorney at the Center for Reproductive Rights, and Michelle Colon of the abortion advocacy organization SHERo Mississippi. With introductions from Brian Silva, AU’s vice president of outreach & engagement.

BREAKING:

Supreme Court Overturns Abortion Rights; Americans United Readying Religious Freedom Litigation

“This Supreme Court abolished the constitutional right to abortion in an opinion that is a direct attack on the separation of church and state." —Rachel Laser, AU's CEO and President

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