Personhood and the Three Branches of Government

In the majority opinion in Roe v. Wade, Justice Harry Blackmun wrote that if the notion of fetal personhood were established, the argument for women’s choice would collapse, "for the fetus’ right to life would then be guaranteed specifically by the [Fourteenth] Amendment." Many abortion opponents…

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