Topics

U.S. Supreme Court

Abortion is a medical issue, not a political one

Abortion is a medical issue, not a political one

In a significant abortion ruling this week, the Supreme Court overturned Texas restrictions and strengthened the right to the procedure. As with any complicated issue, the matter is not black and white. Thoughtful, impassioned Times’ readers wrote in with comments ranging from political to medical to moral.

Among the responses:

—Sara Lessley, Letters to the Editor department

Bert Bigelow in Orange urges medical oversight:

The torrent of invective aimed at the Supreme Court makes one thing clear. The...

70°