What abortion in US looks like 50 years after Roe V Wade

When the court made its landmark Roe ruling in January 1973, the New York Times called it a “historic resolution of a fiercely controversial issue.” But now, the Trust Women Wichita abortion clinic has doubled its patient load and tripled its staff, but it is still nowhere near enough.

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January 20, 2023 - 3:21 PM

In this photo from December 01, 2022, members of the Progressive Anti-Abortion Uprising rally in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on the first anniversary of the oral arguments in Dobbs v. Jackson (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/TNS)

The Trust Women Wichita abortion clinic is busier than ever since the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade last June. Its patient load has more than doubled, staff more than tripled and it went from offering abortions part-time to five days a week, most weeks.

Still, it’s nowhere near meeting demand. 

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