Lost in a doctrinal wasteland: The exceptionalism of doctor-patient speech within the Rehnquist

Berg, Paula E.
June 1998
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Summer98, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p153
Academic Journal
Focuses on doctor-patient conversations about contraception and abortion, while highlighting the exceptionalism of these conversations within the Rehnquist Court's First Amendment jurisprudence. Reference to the Public Health Services Act; Details on regulations which prohibits physicians from providing counseling concerning the use of abortion as a method of family planning; Information on the case Planned Parenthood versus Casey.


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