A majority of the U.S. Supreme Court has voted to overturn the landmark 1973 ruling Roe v. Wade

Roe v Wade in 1973 gave women in the US an absolute right to an abortion in the first three months of pregnancy

The case in question is Dobbs v. Jackson. It concerns a challenge to Mississippi's 15-week ban on abortion and oral arguments were heard on December 1

University of Texas law professor Liz Sepper also cautioned against certainty in the wake of the leak

A largely somber crowd gathered outside the Supreme Court building Monday evening

More than half of all states are expected to ban abortion if Roe v. Wade is overturned