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On June 24, 2022, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, ending nearly 50 years of constitutional protections for abortion. The Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health ruling is expected to result in abortion bans in nearly half the states.

Below are resources from across Harvard University on what the historic ruling means for reproductive rights, abortion access, and other protected civil liberties, as well as the impact it will have on privacy, politics, and SCOTUS legitimacy.

After Roe: What’s next for abortion access, law, and politics

In overturning Roe v. Wade, the U.S. Supreme Court has ignited fundamental legal and political questions and radically shifted the healthcare landscape. In an event presented jointly by HSPH and Reuters, a panel of experts from across Harvard assessed the fallout, evaluate a variety of responses to the ruling, and share their roadmaps to a post-Roe America.

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