Roe v. Wade

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A landmark case presented before the US Supreme Court in 1973, which was instrumental in legalising abortion in the US

Roe v. Wade

Obstetrics A 'landmark' case presented before the US Supreme Court in 1973, which was instrumental in legalizing abortion
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And a Bush appointment to the Supreme Court might well begin to tilt the balance against the 1973 Roe vs Wade pro-abortion ruling.
Prior to the Supreme Court decisions after Roe vs Wade many states imposed some restriction on minors seeking abortions, usually requiring parental notification or consent, a mandatory waiting period, and opposed public funding for abortions (Schaeffer, 1998).