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  • What antiabortion advocates get wrong about the women who secured the right to vote
    Wade that the Constitution protects a woman’s right to choose to ... to criminalize abortion that had been recently proposed by the influential New York Medical Gazette — reasoning that women should ...
    01/21/2020 - 10:13 pm | View Link
  • Pro-life lawyer: I want abortion abolished, but direct challenges to Roe hurt our cause
    Don't expect doctors to be agents of the state:Roe v. Wade gave women a right to choose abortion. But doctors like me have a choice, too. The second more complex, yet more likely, path lies through ...
    01/20/2020 - 9:14 pm | View Link
  • Republicans Are Kicking Off 2020 By Trying To Overturn Roe V. Wade — Again
    Wade ruled to protect rights for women who choose to have an abortion ... in Ohio’s legislature would make doctors who perform abortions guilty of “abortion murder.” The proposed legislation ...
    01/3/2020 - 5:17 pm | View Link
  • 'We should be terrified': What Michigan women should know if abortion becomes illegal
    Wade decision, Michigan and other states ... upheld the constitutional right to privacy in 1973, allowing women to choose an abortion. Right to Life of Michigan, the state’s largest anti ...
    08/8/2019 - 3:59 am | View Link
  • Robbins: A brief history of the Roe v. Wade decision
    The war, of course, is on a woman’s right to choose a legal, safe abortion ... Wade declared that he’d continue to prosecute doctors who performed abortions. The case was appealed to the U.S. Supreme ...
    05/21/2019 - 8:19 am | View Link
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