By Julie Rovner
Kaiser Health News
The Supreme Court this week delivered its strongest affirmation of a women’s right to abortion in two and a half decades.
By a margin of 5-3, it struck down two key provisions of a Texas law restricting the procedure.
But where does the decision in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt fit into the court’s long history of outlining abortion rights and restrictions?
And what impact might the case have on similar laws in other states and this fall’s elections? Here are five insights about the case that provide some context:
1. It’s the first big win for supporters of abortion rights in a long time. [Read more…] about 5 things to know about the Supreme Court’s Texas abortion decision