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Jane ROE, et al., Appellants,
Document ^ | Jan. 22, 1973 | 410 U.S. 113, 93 S.Ct. 705

Posted on 01/23/2006 8:11:11 PM PST by Sweetjustusnow

Action was brought for a declaratory and injunctive relief respecting Texas criminal abortion laws which were claimed to be unconstitutional. A three-judge United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas, 314 F.Supp. 1217, entered judgment declaring laws unconstitutional and an appeal was taken. The Supreme Court, Mr. Justice Blackmun, held that the Texas criminal abortion statutes prohibiting abortions at any stage of pregnancy except to save the life of the mother are unconstitutional;

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TOPICS: Government
KEYWORDS: abortion; blackmun; mccorvey; roevwade
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1 posted on 01/23/2006 8:11:13 PM PST by Sweetjustusnow
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To: Sweetjustusnow

Similar to a report of the election of a little known German politician called Adolf Hitler!


2 posted on 01/23/2006 8:13:07 PM PST by Aussie Dasher (The Great Ronald Reagan & John Paul II - Heaven's Dream Team!)
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To: Aussie Dasher

Oh yeah.


3 posted on 01/23/2006 8:18:47 PM PST by Sweetjustusnow (Oust the IslamoCommies here and abroad.)
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To: Sweetjustusnow

The Jane Roe in this case is now Catholic and very active in the Pro life movement. She filed a Friend of Court brief to have Roe overturned. PS. She never did have that abortion.


4 posted on 01/23/2006 8:31:47 PM PST by lastchance (Hug your babies.)
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To: Sweetjustusnow

http://www.keloland.com/Index.cfm
SD Poll should abortions be ban? Cast your vote


5 posted on 01/23/2006 8:55:41 PM PST by Heck (God Bless our troops!)
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