TITLE

In Memoriam: Justice Harry A. Blackmun

PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;1999, Vol. 62 Issue 3, p800
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Pays tribute to United States (US) Justice Harry A. Blackmun. His role in the debate on abortion; Role in the US Supreme Court case `Roe v. Wade.'
ACCESSION #
2321245

 

Related Articles

  • Firestarter.  // People;03/29/99, Vol. 51 Issue 11, p116 

    Remembers the career of Supreme Court Justice Harry A. Blackmun, who died in March 1999. His reputation as a quiet man; Work he did on the Roe v. Wade case in 1973; How he regarded his decision afterwards; Career in law.

  • Justice Blackmun--the `Harry' I knew. Schorr, Daniel // Christian Science Monitor;3/12/99, Vol. 91 Issue 73, p11 

    Eulogizes Harry Blackmun, who retired from the United States Supreme Court in 1994. How the author knew Blackmun; Blackmun's sense of purpose; His 1973 decision legalizing abortion, Roe v. Wade.

  • Crimes of the Heart. Murchison, William // Human Life Review;Spring99, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p7 

    Focuses on Justice Harry Blackmun's motivation in the United States Supreme Court case, Roe v. Wade. Deliberate twisting of the role of the judiciary for his own ideological purposes; State of abortion law prior to the case, Roe v. Wade.

  • Nominal Babies. Stith, Richard // Human Life Review;Spring99, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p15 

    Comments on the United States Supreme Court case, Roe v. Wade. Deconstruction of Justice Harry Blackmun's birth wall thesis; Wide acceptance of the purely nominal character of the birth difference; Widespread support among pro-choice advocates for the right to kill a fetus during induced delivery.

  • Harry Blackmun, R.I.P.  // Human Life Review;Spring99, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p91 

    Reprints an editorial in the April 5, 1999 issue of `National Review' magazine, which dealt with the abortion views of United States Supreme Court Justice Harry Blackmun. Profound uncertainty about prenatal life; Absence of plausible definition of personhood; Author of the majority opinion in...

  • A justice defined by ruling. Reske, Henry J. // ABA Journal;Jun94, Vol. 80 Issue 6, p20 

    Deals with the significance of the ruling of Supreme Court Justice Harry Blackmun on the Roe v. Wade case focusing on the right to abortion. Background on the case; Issues on the right to privacy; Effect of Blackmun's retirement.

  • Erasing Blackmun's legacy is well worth the effort. Thomas, Cal // Human Events;4/22/94, Vol. 50 Issue 15, p11 

    Criticizes the decision of Justice Harry Blackmun in the case of `Roe vs. Wade.' Attack against Blackmun's stand against death penalty and in favor of abortion; Analysis of Blackmun's reasons in the Roe case; Link between morality and constitutionality; Role of the judiciary in deciding moral...

  • The Unknown Scholars of Roe v. Wade. Roden, Gregory J. // Human Life Review;Summer2012, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p57 

    The article focuses on the unknown scholars of Roe v. Wade court case who held the view that abortion had been prosecuted in England as an ecclesiastical crime. It says that justice Harry Blackmun reference the scholars as secondhand and the scholars engaged in historical review of abortion law....

  • Tinkering with the Machinery of Death. WELDON, MELISSA M.; SHAPIRO, PAUL M. // Bench & Bar of Minnesota;Feb2013, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p16 

    The article focuses on Roe v. Wade case, a landmark decision by the U.S. States Supreme Court on the issue of abortion. It highlights death-penalty jurisprudence by Justice Harry Blackmun who provided greater insight for judicial decision making. It further includes Feuguer v. United States case...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics