CBS Evening News’ coverage of Roe v. Wade on January 22, 1973

By Dave Andrusko Today is the 46th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, a judicial usurpation of legislative power that reverberates to this day. Six years ago, Heartbeat International created a site in anticipation of the 40th commemoration of the tragedy that is Roe v. Wade. Among other opportunities, visitors were encouraged to post where they …

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Why all Americans should want Roe v. Wade overturned—regardless of their views on abortion

A reversal of the Supreme Court’s abortion ruling would be pro-Constitution and pro-democracy By Paul Stark Communications Associate, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life Editor’s note. This appears in the current digital edition of National Right to Life News. I hope you are enjoying the entire 48 –page issue and you are sharing it with pro-life …

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Roe v. Wade’s disastrous impact on medical ethics

By Nancy Valko Editor’s note. This appears in the digital January issue of National Right to Life News. Please share selected stories from the 48-page edition with family and friends. Most people volunteer for the pro-life movement. I consider myself a draftee. For me, there was no “choice.” I became a conscript because of personal …

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The Pro-Life Movement prior to Roe v. Wade: one historian’s interpretation

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. As we’ve discussed over the last week and a half, once the calendar approaches January, pro-lifers begin to think even more intensely about January 22, the anniversary of the devastating Roe v. Wade decision. The following first appeared in 2016 and is one of the new or previously run stories …

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”Rebranding” and “The Woes of Roe”

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. As we’ve noted, we’ve been posting new stories and reposting previously run stories as we approach the 46th anniversary of Roe v. Wade. The following first ran in 2013. “Forty years ago this month, the Supreme Court handed down the great abortion rights decision Roe v. Wade. To be honest, …

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Roe decision “partakes more of judicial legislation than it does of a determination of the intent of the drafters of the Fourteenth Amendment”

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. We are less than two weeks out from the 46th anniversary of two infamous January 22, 1973 decisions–Roe v. Wade, with dealt with a Texas law, and Doe v. Bolton, which dealt with a Georgia law. We are re-running posts from past editions of NRL News Today and NRL News …

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Justice White’s dissent in Roe: “I find nothing in the language or history of the Constitution to support the Court’s judgment.”

“An exercise of raw judicial power” Editor’s note. We are just over two weeks out from the 46th anniversary of two infamous January 22, 1973 decisions–Roe v. Wade, with dealt with a Texas law, and Doe v. Bolton, which dealt with a Georgia law. We are re-running posts from past editions of NRL News Today …

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On the eve of the 46th anniversary of Roe, the New York Times goes nuclear

By Dave Andrusko I don’t know how I missed it. But thanks to the good work of Bill Donohue, president of the Catholic League, I am now aware of what Donohue described as a “positively astonishing” eight-part series in the New York Times which is “clearly the most rabid defense of abortion ever published by …

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Pro-abortion historian sees a “teachable moment” as anniversary of Roe approaches

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. We are less than three weeks out from the 46th anniversary of the infamous 1973 Roe v. Wade decision. We are re-running posts from past editions of NRL News Today and NRL News along with new stories. This first ran in 2013. Published on the webpage of the American Historical …

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A fanciful portrayal of Justice Harry Blackmun, author of Roe v. Wade

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. As we approach the 46th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, we are running articles from the past which relate directly [or even indirectly] to the somber realization that over 60 million unborn babies have paid the ultimate price for Justice Blackmun’s jurisprudential flights of imagination. The following ran in 2005, …

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The fateful 19 months that culminated in Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. As we approach the 46th anniversary of the awful Roe v. Wade decision, we are posting new stories and reposting old stories previously run in NRL News Today in anticipation. This first ran in January 22, 2018. As we reflect back today on Roe v. Wade’s and Doe v. Bolton‘s …

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