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What is Roe v Wade and why could abortion soon become illegal in many US states?

Donald Trump has just named Judge Brett Kavanaugh as his nominee to replace Justice Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court.

  • Alle McMahon
  • ABC

If confirmed by the Senate, he is likely to be a reliable conservative vote and may be less receptive to abortion than Justice Kennedy was.

Maxo 1aNow experts say it’s possible the Supreme Court could reverse the landmark ruling that legalised abortion nationwide in America more than 40 years ago.

The ruling is known as “Roe v Wade”.

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