The Ninth Circuit's Fatal Overreach
- Science, politics, and morality collide. Motluk, Alison // New Scientist;3/18/2006, Vol. 189 Issue 2543, p8
The article presents information on a report by the South Dakota Task Force on Abortion on the basis of which the governor of South Dakota enacted a law banning all abortion in the state, except for when a woman's life is in danger. The enactment of this law challenges the U.S. Supreme Court's...
- Sinking Support for Roe. Glazer, Gwen // National Journal;5/13/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 19, p80
The article provides information on the findings of a Harris poll about the stance of respondents in the U.S. regarding the court decision on the case Roe v. Wade which legalized abortion in the country. The legalization of abortion was supported by 47% of poll participants. A law that would...
- Midnight in the Courtroom of Good and Evil. Chen, Jim // Constitutional Commentary;Winter99, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p499
Discusses abortion in the light of the constitutional law in the United States. Comments on the constitutional debate over abortion; Significance of the Supreme Court case Roe versus Wade; Impact of the case Grisworld versus Connecticut.
- State Legislation on Abortion after Roe v. Wade: Selected constitutional Issues. Bryant, M. David // American Journal of Law & Medicine;Summer76, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p101
Over the past three years, a great volume of legislation on abortion has been produced by state legislatures in an attempt to fill the vacuum created by the United States Supreme Court's 1973 decision in Roe v. Wade. This Article examines several of the most common types of statutory provisions...
- Before Roe v. Wade. Telzrow, Michael E. // New American (08856540);1/21/2008, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p34
The article focuses on the 1973 Roe v. Wade, a Supreme Court case, which resulted in a landmark decision regarding abortion in the U.S. The author stated that Roe v. Wade is the historic Supreme Court decision overturning a Texas interpretation of abortion law and making it legal in the country....
- Courts wrong to approve physician-assisted suicide. Krauthammer, Charles // Human Events;4/26/96, Vol. 52 Issue 16, p5
Focuses on issues associated with the decision of two United States appeals courts claim on the unconstitutionality of state laws banning physician-assisted suicide. Background on the case `Roe v. Wade'; Implications on current drug laws.
- Pro-Life Update. // Touchstone: A Journal of Mere Christianity;Jul/Aug2006, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p60
Focuses on issues related to the pro-life movement. Ruling of Colombia's Constitutional Court making abortion legal; Percentage of U.S. citizens who understand the legal status of abortion under Roe versus Wade; Proposed changes in the Sexual and Reproductive Rights Policy of Amnesty International.
- Roe: Twenty-Five Years Later. // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jan1998, Issue 79, p9
Describes the outcome of the 1973 U.S. Supreme Court decision on the case Roe versus Wade which concerns the legalization of abortion in the country. Reflection of the court decision on the Supreme Court; Reaction of pro-abortionists and anti-abortionists on the court decision; Views of the...
- World without Roe? Heim, David // Christian Century;8/9/2005, Vol. 122 Issue 16, p8
Asserts the possible implications of the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling regarding the case Roe versus Wade for abortion laws. Role of the government in regulating abortion; Opposition of Protestant groups to the legality of abortion; Practical and political advantages of abortion laws to liberals.