1908—In Nashville, Illinois, the human fetus to become known as Harry A. Blackmun emerges safe and sound from his mother’s womb. Some sixty-five years later, Justice Blackmun authors the Supreme Court opinion in Roe v. Wade.
Wednesday, November 12, 2008
From Ed Whelan's This Week in Liberal Judicial Activism at Bench Memos
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