TITLE

That Eminent Tribunal

AUTHOR(S)
Canavan, Francis
PUB. DATE
August 1998
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Aug/Sep1998, Issue 85, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the similarities between the US Supreme Court's decisions in the cases `Roe v. Wade' and `Dred Scott v. Sandford' which focused on the pro-life and pro-abortion debates. Use of the Fifth Amendment as an argument; Claim that the decisions denied essential constitutional protection to whole classes of people; Other similarities; Decisions in similar cases.
ACCESSION #
875693

 

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