Illinois’ Post-Roe v. Wade Future, a ‘Force Field' in Place
Clip: 05/03/2022 | 5m 39s
The U.S. Supreme Court has voted to reverse Roe v. Wade, the decision in place since the early '70s that has protected abortion rights. Chief Justice John Roberts today confirmed that a draft of a majority opinion leaked to Politico is genuine. What would that mean in Illinois? Amanda Vinicky joins us with answers to that question.
Aired: 05/03/22 |
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