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Roe v. Wade


Roe v. Wade, 410 U.S. 113 (1973), is a landmark decision by the United States Supreme Court ... 1 Background. 1.1 History of abortion ... Background. History of  ...

Roe v. Wade (1973) - Infoplease


Historical Background. Since the Supreme Court's decision in Roe v. Wade, the legal, moral, and political controversy surrounding the abortion issue has ...

Roe v. Wade | www.streetlaw.org - Landmark Cases


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Roe v. Wade – Case Brief Summary - Lawnix


Facts, issue, holding, and rule of law in the landmark case of Roe v. Wade – Case Brief Summary.

Roe v. Wade | Oyez


Facts of the case. Roe, a Texas resident, sought to terminate her pregnancy by abortion. Texas law prohibited abortions except to save the pregnant woman's life ...

Roe v. Wade - PBS


Roe v. Wade (1973) ruled unconstitutional a state law that banned abortions except ... Though by no means the Supreme Court's most important decision, Roe v.

Roe v. Wade


Dec 17, 2004 ... Background: Roe v. Wade was a class action suit that started in the Texas courts in March 1970. It was brought by Sarah Weddington, a law ...

roe v. wade: its history and impact - Planned Parenthood


On January 22, 1973, the U.S. Supreme Court announced its decision in Roe v. Wade, a challenge to a. Texas statute that made it a crime to perform an abortion  ...

Roe v. Wade Supreme Court Decision Overview - Women's History


Find out the basic facts about the decision and what it really says. ... Roe v. Wade is the historic Supreme Court decision overturning a Texas interpretation of ...

Roe v. Wade | Casebriefs


Facts. Texas statutes made it a crime to procure or attempt an abortion except when medically advised for the purpose of saving the life of the mother. Appellant  ...

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Roe v. Wade Fast Facts - CNN.com


Nov 4, 2013 ... Read CNN's Fast Facts for a look at the U.S. Supreme Court case Roe v. Wade.

Roe v Wade Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...


Roe v. Wade case decided in 1973 by the U.S. Supreme Court. Along with Doe v. ... Encyclopedia.com -- Online dictionary and encyclopedia of facts, information ...

Roe v. Wade - United States American History


... Roe v. Wade in the history of the United States of America. ... Background .... Privacy: Abortion, Including Contraceptives Facts:Roe, a Texas resident, soRoe v .