HHS Secretary Becerra vows women will have abortion access in cases of rape, jeopardized health

US Health and Human Services Secretary Xaviar Becerra holds a news conference to unveil the Biden administration’s action plan following the overturning of Roe v Wade, at the Department of Health and Human Services in Washington, US, June 28, 2022. Evelyn Hockstein | Reuters Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra on Tuesday directed federal … Read more

Louisiana trigger law banning abortions temporarily blocked by court

Anti abortion activists demonstrate outside the U.S. Supreme Court after the United States Supreme Court ruled in the Dobbs v Women’s Health Organization abortion case, overturning the landmark Roe v Wade abortion decision, in Washington, June 27, 2022. Elizabeth Frantz | Reuters A Louisiana judge issued a temporary restraining order Monday against the state from … Read more

Anti-abortion states split on how to enforce ban, whether to prosecute or monitor doctors

Thousands take to the streets to protest in New York City. Anadolu Agency | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images The Supreme Court ruling overturning Roe v. Wade is not only splitting the country into states where abortion is legal and illegal. It is also illustrating sharp divisions between anti-abortion states on whether to allow exceptions … Read more

Rage, tears fill streets across nation as thousands protest Roe reversal

Abortion rights demonstrators gather to protest in Raleigh, United States. Anadolu Agency | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images Reaction came fast and furious Friday after the Supreme Court overturned the landmark Roe v. Wade ruling guaranteeing a constitutional right to an abortion. Anger and dismay erupted first outside the Supreme Court moments after the decision … Read more

Republicans in Congress sought Trump pardons after Jan. 6 Capitol riot

Excerpts from an email by US Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL) to former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows asking for pardons for members of Congress are shown on a screen during the fifth public hearing of the US House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6 Attack on the United States Capitol , on … Read more

Federal agents visit the home of Trump ally, former DOJ official Jeffrey Clark

Acting Assistant U.S. Attorney General Jeffrey Clark speaks next to Deputy U.S. Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen at a news conference, where they announced that Purdue Pharma LP has agreed to plead guilty to criminal charges over the handling of its addictive prescription opioid OxyContin at the Justice Department on October 21, 2020 in Washington, DC. … Read more