Donald Trump’s presidency was impactful in some ways. His most lengthy lasting actions, although, may be within the courts. Not solely did he place 3 Conservative justices on the Supreme Court docket, he appointed Republican judges all around the United States.
And crimson states have been pushing currently to overturn Roe vs. Wade. Tate Reeves, the Mississippi governor appeared on CNN this weekend to speak concerning the efforts.
Reeves told Jake Tapper, “For individuals reminiscent of myself which are pro-life, I imagine that the Supreme Court docket made a mistake [by upholding abortion rights] within the Nineteen Seventies. However that’s not the problem at stake that’s earlier than the courtroom, hopefully when the arguments are heard someday within the fall.”
The crimson state governor continued:
“The actual fact is we all know a lot extra in America immediately concerning the formation of younger [fetuses] within the womb than we did when Roe v. Wade was determined in 1973. And what we all know now, Jake, is that we all know that the guts partially shaped at 15 weeks. We all know that the [fetus] within the womb is training respiration. We all know that the majority inner organs have began to type and we imagine that little one is viable exterior the womb.”
In fact, we don’t know that. The youngest untimely child to ever survive was born at 21 weeks previous. Tapper, nonetheless, didn’t push again on the claims Reeves made in the course of the broadcast.
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