Read Celebrity Reactions to Leaked Roe v. Wade Opinion


Celebrities, politicians, and people all over the country are reacting to the news of a draft opinion written by Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito that could potentially strike down Roe v. Wade, the 1973 landmark case that has upheld a person’s right to an abortion. The leaked document, which is reportedly the first draft, was released by Politico on May 2.

In the wake of the news, several public figures have shared their frustrations over the troubling ruling that could abolish abortion rights if made final by the Supreme Court. Former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton posted a series of tweets after reports hit; in one, she wrote, “Not surprising. But still outrageous.” On May 4, Olivia Rodrigo spoke out about abortion rights and told her fans to “raise our voices to protect our right to have a safe abortion” during her “Sour” concert in Washington DC.

On May 3, President Joe Biden issued a formal statement in response to the potential decision, which details the current administration’s plans. “We do not know whether this draft is genuine, or whether it reflects the final decision of the Court,” his statement read. “With that critical caveat, I want to be clear on three points about the cases before the Supreme Court . . . I believe that a woman’s right to choose is fundamental, Roe has been the law of the land for almost fifty years, and basic fairness and the stability of our law demand that it not be overturned.” He also added that his Gender Policy Council and White House Counsel’s Office has been preparing “options for an Administration response to the continued attack on abortion and reproductive right.”

He concluded his statement by saying, “If the Court does overturn Roe, it will fall on our nation’s elected officials at all levels of government to protect a woman’s right to choose. And it will fall on voters to elect pro-choice officials this November. At the federal level, we will need more pro-choice Senators and a pro-choice majority in the House to adopt legislation that codifies Roe, which I will work to pass and sign into law.”

Ahead, see how other figures are reacting to the Court’s opinion.

You can view the original article HERE.

Travis Scott Sued Over Stampede at Rolling Loud Festival
Kourtney Kardashian fuels pregnancy rumors with bizarre posts about cravings for unusual food combinations
Al Roker Runs Brooklyn Half Marathon, Gets Medal from Wife Deborah Roberts
Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker Italian Wedding Photos
Solid Laughs Elevate Lackluster Animation
Cannes 2022: Table of Contents | Chaz at Cannes
Alex Garland Goes Full Body Horror in New A24 Movie
The Thing Returns to Theaters in June for 40th Anniversary Celebration
Scientists discover that scallops “love” disco lights
Harry Styles’ claims the fastest-selling album of 2022 so far – Music News
Listen to a preview of SEVENTEEN’s upcoming album ‘Face The Sun’
Doja Cat forced to cancel concerts after undergoing tonsil surgery – Music News
Osaka ousted at French, uncertain on Wimbledon
Victory996, Malaysia’s Top Trusted Online Casino For The Best Online Gambling Experience
How To Become A Cricket Fan In 2022
Boxing betting – Sports Gossip
A Million Little Things Round Table: We’re Reeling From Gary’s Bittersweet Revelations!
Ms. Marvel, Kamala Khan, Explained
S.W.A.T. Season 5 Episode 22 Review: Farewell
Ms. Marvel Star Says The Marvels Will Explain Power Changes
Daily News: Kate Moss To Testify in Depp/Heard Trial, Balenciaga Comes To NYC, Sebastian Faena Sings, and More!
Celebrities at the Dior Men’s Spring 2023 Venice Beach Show
Old Navy Satin Pillowcase For Adults I Editor Review
Kourtney Kardashian’s Wedding Dress Features a Corset