With Republicans defending overturning of Roe v. Wade, leading Democratic women call on President Biden and Congress to protect abortion rights nationwide.
Thousands of people gathered in major cities to protest against the Supreme Court's decision to overturn the landmark 50-year-old Roe v Wade case, removing a federal right to an abortion.
The conservative-dominated court overturned the landmark 1973 "Roe v Wade" decision that enshrined a woman's right to abortion, and said individual states can permit or restrict the procedure themselves.
Protesters demanded to keep abortion rights after US Supreme Court’s opinion draft leaked to the media that would overturn the landmark Roe v Wade ruling, which supports abortion rights.
Senate falls far short in its effort toward enshrining Roe v Wade abortion access as federal law, blocked by a Republican filibuster in a blunt display of America's partisan divide over landmark court decision.
Several groups that advocate abortion rights announce four "anchor marches" in New York, Washington, Chicago and Los Angeles, as well as "hundreds of events all across the country" on May 14.
Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt signs bill that bans abortion after six weeks of pregnancy, immediately outlawing almost all abortions in the south-central American state.
As her confirmation hearing begins, Jackson is expected to become the first Black woman to sit on the bench of the country’s highest court. What pushback is she receiving from conservatives?
The former finance minister’s coalition is getting ready to take office, with the uphill task of addressing challenging issues while his predecessor still enjoys broad support.
The law is just one that has set up the biggest test of abortion rights in the US in decades, and it is part of a broader push by Republicans nationwide to impose new restrictions on abortion.
Thousands across America are protesting as part of a new "Women's March" aimed at countering an unprecedented conservative offensive to restrict the termination of pregnancies.
The court's decision came days after its watershed ruling that penalising abortion is unconstitutional, a major victory for reproductive rights activists.
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