Chief Justice John Roberts denouncing remarks made March 4 at a rally outside the court by Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., that were directed at Justices Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh.
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in a Feb. 24, 2020, ruling upheld the Trump administration’s “Protect Life Rule” that stops Title X family planning funds from going to abortion providers, like Planned Parenthood.
Several organizations have filed briefs on both sides of this case including the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, which supports the state law but has urged the court to reexamine its previous abortion rulings.
The U.S. Supreme Court Dec. 9 declined to take up a challenge to a Kentucky ultrasound law that requires a physician or qualified technician to perform an ultrasound on a woman seeking an abortion and show the screen images to her.