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This year Democracy Now! is celebrating our 25th anniversarythats 25 years of bringing you fearless, independent reporting. Since our very first broadcast in 1996, Democracy Now! has refused to take government or corporate funding, because nothing is more important to us than our editorial independence. But that means we rely on you, our audience, for support. If everyone who tunes into Democracy Now! signed up for a monthly donation of just $10, we could cover our operating costs for the entire year. Please do your part today.Right now, a generous donor will even DOUBLE your first monthly gift, which means itll go twice as far!This is a challenging time for us all, but if youre able to start a new monthly donation, please dont delay. Were counting on your support. Thank you and remember, wearing a mask is an act of love.

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Supreme Court Refuses to Halt Texas Anti-Abortion Law While Legal Challenges Proceed

The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to halt a Texas law that bans most abortions, ruling 5 to 4 the law can remain in effect even while legal challenges against it continue. Its the courts biggest break yet from the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling that legalized abortion nationwide. Chief Justice John Roberts joined the courts three liberal justices in their dissent, with Justice Sonia Sotomayor writing, The court should not be so content to ignore its constitutional obligations to protect not only the rights of women, but also the sanctity of its precedents and of the rule of law. All five of the justices who allowed the abortion ban to stay in effect were appointed by Republican presidents, three of them by Donald Trump.

President Biden said the Texas law blatantly violates the constitutional right to abortion enshrined in Roe v. Wade. Its the most restrictive anti-choice law in the nation, barring abortions about six weeks into a pregnancy before many people even know theyre pregnant. There is no exception for rape or incest. The law also allows anyone in Texas to sue patients, medical workers, or even a patients family or friends who aid and abet an abortion. This is Alexis McGill Johnson, president of Planned Parenthood.

Alexis McGill Johnson: Its empowering really bad behavior, incentivizing really bad behavior. Were seeing people outside of clinics documenting license plates, taking pictures of people going into clinics. And, you know, its having its intended effect, right? Its trying to sow chaos and confusion and, most importantly, fear.

Texas clinics say theyve had to cancel most of their appointments since the law took effect Wednesday. Providers say at least 85% of abortions that they performed are now outlawed.

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