“I do not think Roe v. Wade is at risk,” Sen. Susan Collins said just days before the 2020 election.
Friday’s overturning of Roe v. Wade is expected to open the doors for nearly half of U.S. states to ban abortion.
At least 1,000 people amassed in Portland Friday for a march and protest in support of abortion rights.
Two abortion providers said the ruling will likely lead to more people traveling to Maine from out of state.
Collins had argued when voting to confirm Justices Brett Kavanaugh and Neil Gorsuch that they would not overturn Roe vs. Wade.
Friday’s decision was widely condemned, but some groups applauded the end of Roe v. Wade.
Mainers across the state had plenty to say about the decision on Roe v. Wade that was handed down on Friday.
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That group of voters has been a key part of the political identity for decades in a state that has elected two independent governors.
David and Susan Smalley operated Elves and Angels, where they have made heirloom-quality, wooden toys for 33 years.
A recent ruling found that the Maine State Police unlawfully redacted discipline records given to the BDN and Portland Press Herald.
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