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DOCUMENTARY HISTORY OF THE LEGAL ASPECTS OF ABORTION: CARHART V. GONZALES AND PLANNED PARENTHOOD V. GONZALES

Jayasuriya, Kumar Percy


Item #: 1000257
Published: Buffalo; William S. Hein & Co., Inc./Bflo; 2014.

Series: DOCUMENTARY HISTORY OF THE LEGAL ASPECTS OF ABORTION IN THE UNITED STATES
Subjects: CIVIL RIGHTS, CONSTITUTIONAL LAW, LEGISLATIVE HISTORY, WOMEN & THE LAW

The 8th set of this series includes two cases, Gonzales v.Carhart and Gonzales v. Planned Parenthood, which theSupreme Court heard during a single session and decidedtogether. The litigation history includes the statute atissue, the lower court opinions, petition briefs for theparties, merit and amici briefs, oral arguments, and thefinal decision. The introduction, co-written by Prof.Lawrence Gostin, a leading international scholar in publichealth law, explains the history of the litigation and theongoing controversary it has sparked in the medical andlegal communities. This compilation can be used as alearning tool as well as a historical record, as the docu-ments illustrate the strategies in current litigationregarding reproductive rights. There is little doubt thatthe Supreme Court will visit this issue in the future.

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