Current Event Assignment

“Supreme Court declines to block Texas 6-week

abortion ban”

This article discusses the recent Supreme Court

decision on a new Texas abortion law.

There are few issues that incite such strong opinions in

American politics as does abortion. This week research

on the current status of abortion laws in a state of your

choice (it could be their home state or a state they are

interested in). How has that status changed since Roe

v. Wade in 1973? Has access to abortion become more

or less restricted? What patterns do you see nationally?

Is abortion an issue that you believe should be left to

the states or decided at the federal level? Also include

the main point of the following article.

Read the following articles on the recent Supreme

Court decision on a new Texas abortion law.

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/texas-abortion-ban-law-supreme-court/