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Effect of Roe v Wade Overturn on Adoption in Nevada

By River Jean-Noel On June 22,2022, Roe v Wade, a major Supreme Court ruling that upheld a woman’s right to an abortion, was overturned. This decision effectively gave states the ability to pass anti abortion laws criminalizing doctors who would otherwise provide that form of healthcare. This article will explore the effect of Roe v Wade overturn on adoption in Nevada. Before Roe v Wade was overturned, women had three accessible real choices when faced with an unexpected pregnancy. Those options were abortion, adoption, and raising the baby. Now that abortion is no longer a relatively accessible option for a…