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Before Roe v. Wade: Voices that Shaped the Abortion Debate Before the Supreme Court's Ruling
We post here a new edition of our book, a documentary history of the debate over abortion that took place during the decade before the Supreme Court rendered its decision in Roe v. Wade. FirstExpand
Before (and After) Roe v. Wade: New Questions About Backlash
Today, many Americans blame polarizing conflict over abortion on the Supreme Court. If only the Court had stayed its hand or decided Roe v. Wade on narrower grounds, they argue, the nation would haveExpand
Telling the Court's Story: Justice and Journalism at the Supreme Court
The relationship between the fairness and accuracy of political journalism and the health of electoral politics in the United States has been the subject of frequent study and comment. Both scholarsExpand
Becoming Justice Blackmun
Court, 9-0, upholds state laws prohibiting assisted suicide.
  • L. Greenhouse
  • Medicine, Political Science
  • The New York times on the Web
  • 27 June 1997
Hospital appeals decision ordering treatment for baby missing a brain.
  • L. Greenhouse
  • Medicine
  • The New York times on the Web
  • 24 September 1993
Supreme Court, 5-4, narrowing Roe v. Wade, upholds sharp state limits on abortion.
High court to say if the dying have a right to suicide help.
  • L. Greenhouse
  • History, Medicine
  • The New York times on the Web
  • 2 October 1996
Court order to treat baby with partial brain prompts debate on costs and ethics.
  • L. Greenhouse
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • The New York times on the Web
  • 20 February 1994
Justices uphold psychotherapy privacy rights.
  • L. Greenhouse
  • Sociology, Medicine
  • The New York times on the Web
  • 14 June 1996