TITLE

The Ninth Circuit's Fatal Overreach

PUB. DATE
May 1996
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;May1996, Issue 63, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the implications of the decision released by Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Stephen Reinhardt in San Francisco, California stating that the U.S. Constitution guarantees a liberty right to assisted suicide on March 6, 1996. Reaction of the American Medical Association to the decision; Basis used by Reinhardt for the ruling; Relation of the ruling to the abortion precedents issued by the Supreme Court on the case Roe versus Wade.
ACCESSION #
17764154

 

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