On Monday night, POLITICO published a draft opinion written by Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito that would overturn Roe v. Wade and upend abortion rights in the U.S.
Court watchers have long anticipated the move, which was made possible by Donald Trump’s nomination of three conservative justices.
When finalized and published, the Alito opinion will likely invalidate 50 years of settled law. Republicans, however, are focused on the leak to POLITICO, claiming it’s a severe breach of Supreme Court protocol.
Here’s a roundup of reactions from across the political spectrum: