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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Wade, 410 U.S. 113, 154 (1973) (determining that privacy right includes abortion decision); Roe v.
Wade, 410 U.S. 113, 159 (1973) (distinguishing prior substantive due process decisions, including the contraceptive cases, on the grounds that " [t] he pregnant woman cannot be isolated in her privacy," because she "carries an embryo and, later, a fetus").
Wade, 410 U.S. 113, 158 (1973) (noting that an unborn child is not a "person" as that word is used in the Fourteenth Amendment).
as Amici Curiae Supporting Appellants at 5, Roe, 410 U.S. 113 (Nos.
Wade, 410 U.S. 113, to its 2000 decision in Stenberg v.
Wade, 410 U.S. 113, 172 (1973) (Rehnquist, J., dissenting); see, e.g., Douglas W.
(14.) 410 U.S. 113 (1973); see, e.g., Neal Devins & Louis Fisher, Judicial Exclusivity and Political Instability, 84 VA.
Wade, 410 U.S. 113, 158 (1973) (stating that "the word `person,' as used in the Fourteenth Amendment, does not include the unborn").
Wade, 410 U.S. 113 (1973), similarly denied the appointment of a guardian ad litem in the case that was brought to the Supreme Court, saying that "the court does not postulate the existence of a new being with federal constitutional rights at any time during gestation." 319 F.
Wade, 410 U.S. 113, 158 (1973) ("All this, together with our observation ...
Wade, 410 U.S. 113, 153-54 (1973) (holding that the pregnant woman has a Fourteenth Amendment right to decide whether or not to abort a fetus, subject to limited state regulation as the pregnancy progresses); B.