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Law’s Jonathan Adler discussed possible environmental law impacts from the Roe v. Wade leak

Supreme Court abortion ruling could have climate fallout

Professor Jonathan Adler

E&E News: Jonathan Adler, the Johan Verheij Memorial Professor of Law and director of the Coleman P. Burke Center for Environmental Law, discussed the possible environmental law impacts resulting from the leak of the potential decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, the 1973 landmark abortion case. “If there’s less deliberation on the court,” Adler said, “does that mean that justices are more likely to just vote their priors?”