Abortion Rights

On June 24, 2022, The SCOTUS overruled Roe V. Wade, a landmark case the protected a woman's right to an abortion, which is cited in 410 U.S. 113 (1973). Civil unrest and criticism of the decision comes from all around the world. President McCallum as well as Vice President Richard Banks, concluded that women have the right to abort a child in any circumstance that falls within an ethical reason(i.e Rape, Incest, Medical Condition, etc). Roe v. Wade protected those rights, as a woman should have the right to choose to abort an unborn child. Furthermore, President McCallum has held firm about ensuring that Jesstopian Women have the access to abortion level care and subsequent following the abortion. More news and information will be provided here when it becomes available.

School Safety

After the May 24, 2022, shooting in Uvalde Texas which left 21 victims and one perpetrator dead, has sparked serious and rightful debate about guns and school safety. In states such as Mesa and New Shire, the government's there have enacted strict legislation aiming to prevent tragedies like this from happening again. New Shire enacted several legislations including barring parental entry into schools without written prior notice. Mesa followed suit. Mesa on the otherhand, enacted major legislation which would require residents who live with a 15 mile radius of school, to report the sale, purchase, trade and possession of firearms and weapons to report these activities to the State's Weapons, Ammunitions and Licensing Bureau. North Lorray is working on barring weapon ownership in certain towns and villages. It is also seeking to end the sale of high powered ammunition in stores Statewide. Nox City, in North Lorray is also seeking to do the same.

Jesstopia's response to the shooting aimed at making it an act of terrorism to shoot up a school, regardless of mental status or mental culpability. The United States Of Jesstopia is also working to ensure schools remain safe through use of advanced safety tools, law enforcement resources and advanced training. The United States Of Jesstopia is also seeking to increase funding for school safety measures.