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Why Supreme Court may toss Roe in Mississippi abortion case

Clip: 12/01/2021 | 11m 8s | Video has closed captioning.

The future of abortion rights took center stage at the U.S. Supreme Court Wednesday as justices heard arguments over a Mississippi law that bans abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy. Recognizing one of the most consequential cases about the issue in decades, dozens of protesters on both sides gathered en masse outside the court building. Judy Woodruff reports.

Aired: 12/01/21

Rating: NR

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