• Since the Roe ruling a gynecology clinic in Texas has received increased requests for permanent sterilization: 'I sense that they're scared'

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Protesters march during an abortion-rights rally on June 25, 2022 in Austin, Texas. Sergio Flores/Getty Images
    A women's health clinic in Texas has received more than 100 requests for permanent sterilizations since Friday.
    Tubal ligation is a common procedure that involves the removal of both fallopian tubes.
    Dr. Tyler Handcock told Insider he expects even more requests in the wake of Roe v. Wade being overturned.
    A women's health clinic in Austin, Texas, has received dozens of requests for permanent sterilizations after Friday's decision by the Supreme Court to overturn Roe v. Wade , the...
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  • Lindsey Graham said Alito's abortion opinion was correct for distinguishing Roe from same-sex marriage and contraception rulings

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham. J. Scott Applewhite/AP
    Justice Alito made a distinction between abortion rights and other rulings in his opinion overturning Roe.
    In a concurring opinion, Justice Thomas said the court should review same-sex marriage and contraception cases.
    Sen. Lindsey Graham said he respects Thomas but that Alito "set the right tone" in his decision.
    Republican South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham said Sunday that Justice Samuel Alito, unlike Justice Clarence Thomas, was correct for saying same-sex marriage and contraception would not be affected by the Supreme Court...
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