Opinion: What the end of Roe V. Wade could mean to a divided nation

Protests supporting and opposing Roe v. Wade have been common in front of the Supreme Court building in Washington, D.C., as the court leans toward overturning the landmark decision.
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Abortions have been legal nationwide since the Supreme Court’s landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling, but the court could overturn it this month. This week, local authors are exploring the issue. Essays offer different perspectives on what life in America might look like if the 49-year-old ruling is reversed.