Rapinoe among 500 athletes urging US supreme court to protect abortion rights
The Guardian -

Rapinoe, Taurasi, Bird among stars backing abortion rightsOver 500 athletes and groups sign friend-of-the-court briefSignees include 26 Olympics and 73 professional athletesA group of prominent women athletes, including soccer star Megan Rapinoe and basketball standouts Diana Taurasi and Sue Bird, on Monday urged the US supreme court to protect abortion rights in a case involving Mississippi’s Republican-backed bid to ban the procedure after 15 weeks of pregnancy.

Abortion opponents have asked...


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