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In Legal Terms: MS Abortion lawsuit ENCORE

Last Wednesday (12/01/2021) the US Supreme Court heard Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization. It was about Mississippi’s Abortion Ban. The Opinion won’t be known until this summer but In Legal Terms talked about the case in June of 2021.We’ll have a link to the SCOTUS blog from the case on this show’s information page.  

https://www.scotusblog.com/case-files/cases/dobbs-v-jackson-womens-health-organization/

https://www.supremecourt.gov/search.aspx?filename=/docket/docketfiles/html/public/19-1392.html


ENCORE:

Mississippi is in the national news. The US Supreme Court is scheduled to hear Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization. It’s a case about Mississippi’s Abortion Ban. We’ve got Constitutional Law professor Yvette Butler to explain what’s going on. 

https://www.supremecourt.gov/

https://www.scotusblog.com/

If you’re an In Legal Terms fan, I hope you’ve listened to our podcast from October 13th of 2020 when we talked about the US Supreme Court case Flowers v. Mississippi

http://inlegalterms.mpbonline.org/episodes/in-legal-terms-flowers-v-mississippi

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Dobbs v. Jackson WHO - case about whether all laws banning abortion pre-viability are unconstitutional.

Mississippi's abortion law: http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/documents/2018/html/HB/1500-1599/HB1510IN.htm

Could Roe v. Wade be overturned?

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