A women's rights attorney's rebuttal to Justice Alito's draft opinion on abortion
A draft Supreme Court opinion was leaked and published this week without a key part of the record: the dissenting opinion.
Supreme Court decisions, unless they are unanimous, are released with dissenting opinions from other justices that attempt to rebut the majority’s arguments.
For just such a rebuttal, host Peter O’Dowd speaks with Kathryn Kolbert, a women’s rights attorney who argued the Supreme Court case Planned Parenthood v. Casey in the ’90s that reaffirmed Roe and wrote the book “Controlling Women: What We Must Do Now to Save Reproductive Freedom.”
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