Abortion and Euthanasia

Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Date: April 2006

Duration: 3 hours 0 minutes


British and American common law traditionally prohibited abortion only after quickening (when the mother feels fetal movements). But after the U.S. Civil War, states began absolutely prohibiting abortion, based primarily on medical concerns. Then in 1973, U.S. abortion law was dramatically changed by the Supreme Court