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In May 2022, thousands of protesters marched down Tremont Street in Boston during a pro-abortion rights rally near the Massachusetts Statehouse. (Jesse Costa/ WBUR)

New England activists on both sides of debate gear up for post-Roe reality

Editor’s Note: This story was originally published before the June 24 Supreme Court ruling overturning Roe v. Wade. The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to overturn Roe v. Wade, the 1973 case that made it a constitutional right to have an abortion. If so, it will be up to each state to determine whether abortion…

Ralliers at a Women's March at the State House in Augusta, Maine, in Jan. 2018. (Abukar Adan / Maine Public File)

Here’s what the Supreme Court decision means for abortion access in Maine

The Supreme Court decision overturning the landmark Roe v. Wade decision on Friday will have little to no immediate impact on access to abortions in Maine. But abortion rights advocates fear — and abortion opponents hope — that could change if the political winds shift in the state, potentially as early as this November. By…

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Here’s how overturning Roe v. Wade affects the New England states

Editor’s Note: On June 24, the Supreme Court overturned its landmark Roe v. Wade decision, ending nearly 50 years of constitutional protections for people seeking abortions in the U.S. This story, which explains abortion laws in New England, was published in May, after a draft of the court’s decision was leaked. Abortion is likely to remain…

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