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A Brief History of American Abortion Law
November 14, 2017
It's only become a hot-button issue in recent decades. For America's first century, abortion wasn’t banned in a single US state.
Clip: Harry Blackmun on
Roe v. Wade
January 25, 2013
Blackmun, who wrote the majority opinion in the landmark abortion rights case, called it a necessary step "towards the emancipation of women."
Mr. Justice Blackmun
April 16, 1987 |
In Search of the Constitution
Bill Moyers has a detailed discussion with Supreme Court Justice Harry Blackmun about his career and decisions.
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