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The Roe V. Wade Timeline Explained

Abortion was finally legalized in the U.S. in 1973 by the landmark case Roe v. Wade. In June 2022, the Supreme Court of the United States overturned Roe v. Wade in a move that stunned reproductive rights activists around the country. But what is Roe v. Wade? What led up to the 1973 ruling, and what do women stand to lose now? Here is a look at the Supreme Court case — and what happens next in the wake of it being overturned.

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    The Roe V. Wade Timeline Explained

    The Roe V. Wade Timeline Explained

    The Roe v. Wade Supreme Court case of 1973, which held that abortion was a federal right, was overturned in June 2022. Here's a timeline of the…

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