Read Entire U.S. Supreme Court Opinion Overturning Roe v. Wade
Washington, D.C. – Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito delivered the majority opinion in the court’s 5-4 decision overturning Roe v. Wade on Friday. Alito was joined in the majority by Justices Clarence Thomas, Amy Coney Barrett, Brett Cavanaugh and Neil Gorsuch.
Chief Justice John Roberts, along with Justices Sonia Sotomayer, Stephen Breyer and Elena Kagan voted not to overturn Roe v. Wade.
The dissenting opinion, written by Justices Breyer, Sotomayer and Kagan, is included on the pages following the majority opinion.