The supreme courts decision in roe v wade was that a

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The Supreme Court’s decision in Roe v. Wade was that a woman can legally choose to have an abortion as denying such a thing would go against a woman’s 14 th Amendment of the United States Constitution rights. “ The Court ruled, in a 7-2 decision, that a woman’s right to choose an abortion was protected by the privacy rights guaranteed by the Fourteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution . The legal precedent for the decision was rooted in the 1965 case
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of Griswold v. Connecticut , which established the right to privacy involving medical procedures” [His09] . Woman had fought for equality for a long time and they were not about to let go of this right or any other right. I could go on and on about how wrong this law is. I strongly believe that abortion is wrong in all ways except in the case that a mother could lose her life due to the pregnancy. There is adoption. There is a double standard to all of this. People say that an unborn child has no rights and is not considered human, until the child is born. But someone who murders a pregnant woman can get a murder charge for both the woman and the unborn child. So, the person is a murderer when they take both lives, but a mother, or doctor, is not a murderer for taking the unborn child’s life. This makes absolutely no sense to me. I do not defend the Supreme Court’s decision at all. When a woman becomes pregnant, her life is no longer her own, as she is housing a human being. That child should have rights as well, even before birth. I will never understand why people think this is ok. References History.Com. (2009). Roe v Wade . Retrieved from History.com: - history/roe-v-wade
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