Louisiana judge temporarily blocks abortion law

A Louisiana judge on Monday temporarily blocked enforcement of the state’s abortion law. The move comes as health care providers in Louisiana stopped performing abortions on Friday after the Supreme Court overturned the historic Roe. v. Wade. Louisiana is one of 13 states that has passed trigger laws, enacted pending the Roe v. Wade ruling … Read more

Democratic Women Call on Biden, Congress to Protect Abortion Rights

WASHINGTON, June 26 (Reuters) – Leading Democratic women on Sunday called on President Joe Biden and Congress to protect abortion rights across the country after the U.S. Supreme Court overthrown Roe v. Wade, in a ruling that lifted political tensions between the federal government and states has increased . Two Democratic progressives, Senator Elizabeth Warren … Read more

The cases of Alvin Kamara and Deshaun Watson will illustrate the absurdity of the NFL penalty

Alvin KamaraPhoto† Getty Images New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara would soon know his fate as a result of the fight he was involved in over the Pro Bowl weekend in Las Vegas. Kamara faces at least one six-game suspension and could also be at the wrong end of a civil suit brought by … Read more

Hochul government signs LGBTQ+ legislation into law

ALBANY, NY (NEWS10) – As more states work to pass laws to protect LGBTQ+ people. Governor Kathy Hochu has signed new legislation that will allow New York’s state agencies to provide further support to LGBTQ+ New Yorkers. Get the latest news, weather, sports and entertainment straight to your inbox! On Sunday, the governor signed three … Read more

Capital Region reacts to Roe v. Wade . turnaround

ALBANY, NY (NEWS10) – Protests and rallies about abortion rights took place across the capital on Friday in response to the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. Hundreds, including Lieutenant Governor Antonio Delgado, gathered outside the Capitol on Friday night. Pregnancy centers in region’s capital prepare for more patients after Roe v. Wade … Read more

Biden signs gun safety law

WASHINGTON, June 25 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden signed the first major federal gun reform in three decades on Saturday, days after a Supreme Court decision he condemned to expand gun owners’ rights. “God willing, it will save many lives,” Biden said at the White House after signing the bill with his wife Jill … Read more

Reactions to US Supreme Court Overturning Roe v. Wade Abortion Monument

WASHINGTON, June 24 (Reuters) – Public figures from across the political spectrum reacted Friday to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling overturning the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision recognizing a woman’s constitutional right to abortion. and was legalized across the country. read more PRESIDENT JOE BIDEN IN LIVE ANNOUNCEMENT: “Today, the United States Supreme Court … Read more

Protesters react as Supreme Court overturns abortion rights law

Protesters gathered before the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday, June 24, following a Supreme Court decision to overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v Wade decision that legalized abortion nationwide. This footage, filmed by Rise Up 4 Abortion Rights, shows abortion rights protesters near the Supreme Court after Friday morning’s decision. According to the group’s website, … Read more

US Senate approves gun safety bill as Supreme Court rejects small arms limits

WASHINGTON, June 23 (Reuters) – A bipartisan package of modest gun security measures passed by the U.S. Senate late Thursday, even as the Supreme Court broadly expanded gun rights by ruling that Americans have a constitutional right to carry guns in public for self defense. The landmark court ruling and Senate action on gun safety … Read more

Governor Signs John R. Lewis Voting Rights Act Into Law

ALBANY, NY (NEWS10)– On Monday, New York Governor Kathy Hochul signed the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Act in Brooklyn. The governor explained how this will further help protect voters, especially people of color. “We are going to fight back against voter suppression, voter fraud, intimidation, deception and obstruction,” Hochul said. “We offer more language … Read more