Protesters plan to 'carpool to Justice Clarence Thomas' street' in the wake of SCOTUS overturning Roe v. Wade

Clarence Thomas; Virginia Thomas
Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas and his wife, the conservative activist Virginia Thomas, arriving at The Heritage Foundation on October 21.Drew Angerer/Getty Image
  • An activist group said on Friday that it intends to hold a protest at Justice Clarence Thomas' home.

  • The group, Our Rights DC, opposes the Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v. Wade.

  • Thomas argued that the court should now overturn the right to same-sex marriage and contraception.

Protesters plan to head to Justice Clarence Thomas' house on Friday night in the wake of the Supreme Court overturning the landmark abortion-rights decision Roe v. Wade.

"Enraged? Devastated? Pissed the fuck off? So are we," Our Rights DC tweeted on Friday afternoon.

"Meet us at 5711 Burke Centre Pkwy. 6:30 PM we meet, 7 PM we carpool to the Thomas's street. WEAR A MASK," the group said.

An organizer with Our Rights DC did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

On Friday, the Supreme Court sided with the state of Mississippi in the case Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health, overturning almost 50 years of a federally protected right to an abortion.

In the majority opinion, Justice Samuel Alito said that previous court decisions upholding the rights to contraception and same-sex marriage — citing the right to privacy under the Constitution's due-process clause — would not be similarly harmed.

But Thomas, in a concurring opinion, failed to echo Alito's assurances. Thomas wrote, "In future cases, we should reconsider all of this Court's substantive due process precedents, including Griswold, Lawrence, and Obergefell."

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