As the choice over the destiny of Roe vs. Wade looms, pro-choice activists descended on the house of conservative Justice Amy Coney Barrett Saturday … wearing blood-soaked clothes and holding dolls.
The group — members of Rise Up 4 Abortion Rights — traveled to the Justice’s house in Falls Church, Virginia. The blood on the crotch space of their clothes symbolizes compelled births if Roe is overturned.
There have been different demonstrations on the properties of different conservative justices, and it might nicely ramp up as a result of the choice is predicted any time now. Except there’s a radical shift, it appears the Court docket is poised to overturn the 50-year-old precedent, which supplies girls a Constitutionally-protected proper to an abortion with sure floor guidelines.
One protest grew to become ominous lately, when Nicholas Roske was arrested for tried homicide … this after cops discovered him carrying a gun, ammo, a crowbar and pepper spray close to the house of Justice Brett Kavanaugh.
As you realize, a draft opinion leaked final month, with 5 justices — a majority — signing off to squarely overturn Roe. There’s speak Chief Justice John Roberts will attempt to mood the choice so Roe isn’t squarely overturned, however that appears extra like a pipe dream given the sturdy language used within the draft opinion.