Reproductive Rights

A Response to Justice Amy Coney Barrett

June 14, 2022

During oral argument in Dobbs v. Jackson, the Supreme Court case challenging Mississippi’s attempt to prohibit pre-viability abortions, Justice Coney Barrett called the attention of counsel arguing against the Mississippi ban to so-called Safe Haven laws. Here are relevant excerpts from the Dobbs argument transcript: “I have a question about the safe haven laws. So…