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Here's What Could Happen to Roe v. Wade and Abortion Rights After Justice Kennedy's Retirement

Here's What Could Happen to Roe v. Wade and Abortion Rights After Justice Kennedy's Retirement"There’s every reason to believe that Roe v. Wade is on the chopping block"



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America Will Lose More Than Abortion Rights If Roe v. Wade Is Overturned

America Will Lose More Than Abortion Rights If Roe v. Wade Is OverturnedThis is what America might look like



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Justice Kennedy's Retirement Could Harm Reproductive Rights For Decades

Justice Kennedy's Retirement Could Harm Reproductive Rights For DecadesPresident Donald Trump's pick to replace Supreme Court Justice Anthony



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Trump calls for deportation without due process rights

Trump calls for deportation without due process rightsPresident Trump's suggestion that immigrants crossing illegally into the U.S. should not get due process is getting major pushback from lawmakers and immigration advocates.



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Transgender rights battle returning to North Carolina court

Transgender rights battle returning to North Carolina courtRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — More than a year after North Carolina undid its "bathroom bill," a legal battle is simmering over a law that replaced it.



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Rights group worried about immigrants dying in custody

Rights group worried about immigrants dying in custodyPHOENIX (AP) — Huy Chi Tran was awaiting deportation at an immigrant detention center in Arizona when he was found unresponsive. A week later, he was dead.



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Russia calls out US 'cynicism' for rights council pullout

Russia calls out US 'cynicism' for rights council pulloutRussia on Wednesday voiced surprise at the United States’ decision to withdraw from the UN Human Rights Council, accusing Washington of “gross cynicism” and “disregard” for the world body. “The US has once again brought a powerful blow to its own human rights reputation by demonstrating its disregard for the UN and its bodies,” Russian foreign ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova told a briefing in Moscow.



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China says it regrets U.S. quitting U.N. rights council

China says it regrets U.S. quitting U.N. rights councilChina expressed regret on Wednesday over a U.S. decision to withdraw from the U.N. Human Rights Council, with state media saying the image of the United States as a defender of rights was “on the verge of collapse”. U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley announced the decision to pull out of the council on Tuesday over what she said was chronic bias against Israel and a lack of reform. Rights group have criticized the decision as sending a message that the United States was turning a blind eye to abuses across the world.



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U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley Delivers Remarks on Leaving the Human Rights Council

U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley Delivers Remarks on Leaving the Human Rights CouncilU.S. Ambassador To The UN Nikki Haley delivers remarks on leaving the U.N. Human Rights Council.



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Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights councilWASHINGTON (AP) — The United States announced Tuesday it was leaving the United Nations' Human Rights Council, with Ambassador Nikki Haley calling it "an organization that is not worthy of its name." It was the latest withdrawal by the Trump administration from an international institution.



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