VIEW | VP Harris meets with law professors ahead of potential overthrow of Roe v Wade

U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris will meet with experts on constitutional law, privacy and technology on Tuesday to discuss what will happen if the Supreme Court overrides the Roe v Wade decision that legalized abortion nationwide, a statement said. White House official.

The discussion will try to highlight the real-world implications if Roe falls, including in areas such as privacy, birth control and in vitro fertilization, the official said.

The Supreme Court appears to vote to overturn the Roe v Wade decision, according to a leaked initial draft majority opinion verified by the court, though they warned that this may not be the final official decision, to be announced in the coming weeks. expected.

In recent weeks, Harris has gathered faith leaders and health care providers to discuss their concerns about how to chart the way forward.

The official said:

Tomorrow’s commitment is a continuation of the Vice President’s work in convening a broad coalition to protect the health, safety and well-being of women.

Among the participants are law professors from New York University, Harvard and Michigan University.


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