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Abortion: Legislative and Legal Issues
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Editors: Kevin G. Nolan
Book Description:
In Roe v. Wade, the U.S. Supreme Court determined that the Constitution protects a woman's decision whether or not to terminate her pregnancy. In a companion case, Doe v. Bolton, the Court held further that a state may not unduly burden a woman's fundamental right to abortion by prohibiting or substantially limiting access to the means of effectuating her decision. Instead of settling the issue, the Court's decisions kindled heated debate and precipitated a variety of governmental actions at the national, state and local levels designed either to nullify the rulings or hinder their effectuation. These governmental regulations have, in turn, spawned further litigation in which resulting judicial refinements in the law have been no more successful in dampening the controversy. This book offers an overview of the development of abortion law from 1973 to the present. Beginning with a brief discussion of the historical background, the book analyzes the leading Supreme Court decisions over the past 34 years, emphasizing particularly the landmark decisions of Roe v. Wade and others. This book consists of public documents which have been located, gathered, combined, reformatted, and enhanced with a subject index, selectively edited and bound to provide easy access.

Table of Contents:
Preface

Chapter 1. Abortion Law Development: A Brief Overview
(Jon O. Shimabukuro), pp. 1-27

Chapter 2. Abortion: Legislative Response
(Jon O. Shimabukuro), pp. 29-53

Chapter 3. Abortion Services and Military Medical Facilities
(David F. Burrelli), pp. 55-80

Chapter 4. Emergency Contraception: Plan B
(Judith A. Johnson and Vanessa K. Burrows), pp. 81-108

Chapter 5. The History and Effect of Abortion Conscience Clause Laws
(Jon O. Shimabukuro), pp. 109-117

Chapter 6. "Partial-Birth" Abortion and the 2006 Term of the U.S. Supreme Court
(Jon O. Shimabukuro), pp. 119-130

Chapter 7. Partial-Birth Abortion: Recent Developments in the Law
(Jon O. Shimabukuro), pp. 131-143

Chapter 8. Requiring Parental Involvement in a Pregnant Minor's Abortion Decision: State Laws and Recent Developments
(Jon O. Shimabukuro and Tara Alexandra Rainson), pp. 145-156

Index, pp. 157

   Series:
      Laws and Legislation
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2010
   Pages: 6 x 9
   ISBN: 978-1-60741-522-0
   Status: AV
  
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