What happened after the case of Roe v. Wade?

Answer Roe v. Wade was a landmark case that changed the legislation on abortion throughout the United States. Since then, abortion still remains a controversial topic among political and religious groups.... Read More »

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Who won the case of roe vs. wade?

Lawyers Sarah Weddington and Linda Coffee who represented Jane Roe (Norma McCorvey) won the 1973 U.S. Supreme Court Case Roe vs. Wade. The judicial ruling declared Roe’s choice to have an aborti... Read More »

In what year was the case Roe vs. Wade decided?

Roe v. Wade was decided on Jan. 22, 1973, after being initially argued on Dec. 13, 1971, and re-argued on Oct. 11, 1972. The case involved a pregnant single women (identified as Roe) bringing a cla... Read More »

What was the determination of the Roe vs. Wade case in 1973?

In 1973, the United States Supreme Court ruled that Texas abortion statutes were void as vague and overly broad and infringed on the plaintiff's rights guaranteed by the Ninth and Fourteenth Amendm... Read More »

Who were the nine Supreme Court Justices during the Roe vs. Wade case?

Justices Harry Blackmun, William Brennan, William Douglas, Thurgood Marshall, Lewis Powell, William Rehnquist, Potter Stewart and Byron White and Chief Justice Warren Burger decided the controversi... Read More »