SUPREME COURT TO REVIEW MISSISSIPPI ABORTION LAW
Astate law bans most abortions after 15 weeks. The lower courts blocked its enforcement, finding it in conflict with Roe v. Wade and subsequent abortion decisions.
PRESSURE MOUNTS FOR A CEASE-FIRE AS TOLL FROM ISRAEL-HAMAS VIOLENCE ESCALATES
President Biden told the Israeli prime minister Monday he supports a cease-fire, calls for which have intensified, including among Democrats in Congress who support Israel and even some Republicans.
FORMER OREGON SENATE AIDE SUES LEGISLATURE, CLAIMS DISCRIMINATION
In a lawsuit filed Monday, Laura Hanson says she was discouraged from taking protected medical leave and punished when she did. Hanson's case led to changes in how the Legislature handles some workplace complaints.