The Nullification Machine

Clanton, Bradley S.
August 1998
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Aug/Sep1998, Issue 85, p20
Analyzes the decision of a Wisconsin federal judge not to grant a temporary injunction prohibiting the enforcement of the state's partial-birth abortion ban while a lawsuit challenging the ban is pending. Pro-abortion activists' arguments against the decision; Information on a US Court of Appeals' decision in an Ohio case on partial-abortion ban.


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