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Family Law Keyed to Wadlington
Gonzales v. Carhart
Citation:550 U.S. 124
Congress prohibited certain abortion procedures under the Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act of 2003. The Act prohibited doctors from intentionally delivering a portion of a fetus with the intention of performing an overt act that would kill the fetus. The Act was challenged as an undue burden on a women’s right to pre-viability abortion under Casey v. Planned Parenthood.
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