NBC News Staff Writer Sophia Rosenbaum reports on MSNBC:
Day: June 26, 2013
A major fight over abortion and women’s health and rights went down last night in the Texas statehouse. Ann Marie Cox says “Don’t mess with Texas women” in The Guardian:
Updated: The bells rang out at Noon Wednesday at the Washington National Cathedral (and other church communities as well): The Washington Post describes the service of thanksgiving that took place in the evening.
Susan Russell in The Huffington Post, says that the two decisions cannot be separated from what the court did yesterday:
Supreme Court rules DOMA unconstitutional on 5-4 vote, and dismisses Prop 8 case for lack of standing. More to come.
Amy Howe and Marty Lederman, in the SCOTUS blog (currently live streaming), set the stage for the anticipated rulings:
In an extensive interview with Time, former president Jimmy Carter is asked if religion can be a force for women’s rights instead of a source of women’s oppression:
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 — Week of Proper 7, Year One [Go to