Pregnant Drug Users, Fetal Persons, and the Threat to Roe v. Wade

Paltrow, Lynn M.
March 1999
Albany Law Review;1999, Vol. 62 Issue 3, p999
Academic Journal
Discusses the implications of the decision of the Supreme Court of South Carolina on a case filed by the state against Cornelia Whitner on the `Roe v. Wade.' Prosecutions of pregnant women; Linking of anti-drug sentiments with the anti-abortion campaign; Focus of prosecution against low-income women of color; Implications of fetal personhood; Conclusion.


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