Harry Blackmun’s daughter speaks about her father’s Roe v. Wade decision

By Sarah Terzo (The following is taken from Anne Hendershott’s, The Politics of Abortion, where Hendershott analyzes what Justice Blackmun’s daughter, Sally Blackmun, wrote in her introduction to Gloria Feldt’s book, The War on Choice.) Sally Blackmun, Supreme Court Justice Harry Blackmun’s daughter, talks about why he found in favor of Roe v. Wade: “Sally …

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47 years ago Harry Blackmun sworn in as a justice of the Supreme Court

By Dave Andrusko Each January 22 pro-lifers commemorate the anniversary of one of the darkest day in American jurisprudence: the day, in 1973, when the Supreme Court handed down its infamous tandem decisions of Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton, authored by Justice Harry Blackmun. Tomorrow is a different kind of anniversary. On May …

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Deconstructing Justice Harry Blackmun, author of Roe v. Wade

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This month, as we approach the 44th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, we are running articles from the past which relate directly [or even indirectly] to the somber realization that over 59 million unborn babies have paid the ultimate price for Justice Blackmun’s jurisprudential flights of imagination. Next month we …

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Deconstructing Harry Blackmun

By Dave Andrusko As we approach the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, I will be running articles from the past which relate directly [or even indirectly] to the somber realization that over 55 million unborn babies have paid the ultimate price for Justice Blackmun’s jurisprudential flights of imagination. The following ran in 2005, prompted …

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What’s Airing on Pro-Life Perspective Today: “Roe: More Than Its Author Intended?” Part 4

By Dave Andrusko As we near the end of the week that began with the somber commemoration of the 39th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, National Right to Life President and Pro-Life Perspective Host Carol Tobias offers part four of a five-part series on an important  2005 article written by Los Angeles Times reporter David …

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