Democracy Dies in Darkness
Abortion rights advocates demonstrate near the Supreme Court on Saturday. (Craig Hudson for The Post)
The contrasting reactions reflect the broader midterm calculations of each party ahead of the November elections.
(Washington Post illustration; Papers of Justice Lewis Powell)
Internal Supreme Court documents reveal that the justices’ thinking on Roe evolved dramatically over the course of eight months of deliberations.
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In at least 178 cases over three years, law enforcement killed the individuals they were called to assist.
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The reports of shots fired turned out to be unfounded but come amid heightened fears of hate against LGBTQ people and mass shootings nationwide.
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Isesaki, a city about 50 miles northwest of Tokyo, is the latest victim of a blistering month around the Northern Hemisphere.
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As extreme weather events are expected to worsen globally, the Philippines is at the forefront of the crisis. Filipinos have learned to add features to their homes such as flood dikes, elevated floors and — in one case — a floating garage.
Steven A. Engel, Jeffrey Rosen and Richard Donoghue are sworn in at a House Jan. 6 select committee hearing on Thursday. (Demetrius Freeman/The Post)
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The Jan. 6 committee has laid out a strong case against the president. Republicans prefer to look away rather than engage on the evidence.
They’re pushing for a national ban, a prohibition on abortion pills, and a  limit on people’s ability to get abortions across state lines.
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Tensions have emerged among Group of Seven leaders, as French President Emmanuel Macron has argued that any price cap should include natural gas.
Western sanctions punishing Moscow for invading Ukraine have restricted its ability to pay overseas creditors. Russia has the cash but is unable to get it to creditors because of the sanctions.
Nurse Ashia George, 30, and medical assistant Pamela Dann, 54, wait for the completion of an abortion at the Scotsdale Women’s Center in Detroit on May 5. (Brittany Greeson for The Post)
After the Supreme Court on Friday overturned the right to abortion established nearly 50 years ago by Roe v. Wade, abortion clinics in states like Michigan, where the procedure could soon face further restrictions, are even more wary.