Who was president during roe vs wade?

Answer Richard Nixon was the president of the United States in 1973 when Roe v. Wade, the case that legalized abortion, was decided by the Supreme Court. Nixon, a Republican, served as president from 1969... Read More »

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Who was president when Roe vs Wade became law?

Roe v. Wade, the Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion in the United States, was decided on January 22, 1973. Richard Nixon was president at the time. Justice Harry Blackmun delivered the ... Read More »

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Who won Roe vs. Wade?

In 1973, the United States Supreme Court ruled in favor of Norma McCorvey, also known as Jane Roe, who contested that unduly restrictive state abortion regulations violated a woman's constitutional... Read More »

Who is Wade in Roe v. Wade?

The defendant in the ground breaking abortion rights case of Roe vs. Wade was Henry B. Wade. The case challenged the constitutionality of Texas law regarding reproductive rights, and Wade, as dist... Read More »