DOJ Gives Up Battle to Stop Undocumented Teens From Getting Abortions—For Now

On Tuesday night, the Department of Justice dropped its appeal to fight a court order that allowed two undocumented teenagers—known as Jane Roe (now determined to be 19 years old) and Jane Poe (17 years old)—who were held in immigration detention centers to get abortions. One is 10 weeks pregnant; the other is about…

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The DOJ Wants to Punish the Lawyers for the Undocumented Teen Who Got an Abortion

One week after an undocumented 17-year-old known as “Jane Doe” was allowed to exercise her constitutional right to an abortion by a panel of federal judges, officials for the Department of Justice have filed a petition with the Supreme Court protesting her abortion and demanding that the attorneys who represent Doe be…