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The Resource The law giveth : legal aspects of the abortion controversy, Barbara Milbauer in collaboration with Bert N. Obrentz

The law giveth : legal aspects of the abortion controversy, Barbara Milbauer in collaboration with Bert N. Obrentz

Label
The law giveth : legal aspects of the abortion controversy
Title
The law giveth
Title remainder
legal aspects of the abortion controversy
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Milbauer in collaboration with Bert N. Obrentz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Milbauer, Barbara
Dewey number
  • 344.73/0419
  • 347.304419
Index
index present
LC call number
  • KF3771
  • HQ767.5.U5
LC item number
  • .M54 1983
  • A105
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
DD1691
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Obrentz, Bert N
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abortion
  • Abortion, Induced
  • Abortion
  • United States
  • Abortus provocatus
  • Recht
  • Rechtspolitik
  • Schwangerschaftsabbruch
  • USA
  • Aborto
Label
The law giveth : legal aspects of the abortion controversy, Barbara Milbauer in collaboration with Bert N. Obrentz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-354) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before Roe v. Wade; the story of Jane Roe and other women -- Jane Roe challenges the Texas abortion law; Mary Doe and other state challenges -- The Supreme Court: Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton; Griswold as the forerunner of the abortion decisions -- Sex discrimination, poverty, and suspect classes; testing the level of scrutiny ; the concept of burdens ; Danforth and Bellotti as the first efforts to limit Roe and Doe; the questions of viability and consent -- Medicaid, public funding for abortions and other health services; the advent of the Hyde amendments; the court's philosophy on public aid; entitlements and what they mean; appropriations and the separation of powers -- The history: the first antiabortion laws; medicine in the nineteenth century; doctors speak out; sociological, economic, and religious factors; Anthony Comstock and Madame Restell; Margaret Sanger's crusade -- Carey and the sale of contraceptives to minors; fundamental rights and undue burdens; the state's legitimate interest; minors and reproductive rights -- Pregnancy and equal protection; Beal, Maher, and Poelker, the triumvirate of funding cases; poverty is not a suspect class; the state's preference versus the woman's preference, a balancing of interests; psychological aspects of the abortion decision: the importance of the right to choose; "zones of privacy" and the doctor-patient relationship; the meaning of normal childbirth and the right to life -- Viability: what it means and who decides; new abortion control laws -- Bellotti II: the state's interest in the protection of minors; parental consent and judicial bypass -- Harris v. McRae, another fight for Medicaid funding for abortions; the lower court trial: medical testimony on pregnancy-related health problems and the effect of the Hyde amendments; religious testimony and the "wall" between church and state; the Supreme Court arguments: funding and judicial scrutiny, the standard of review, maternal health and the life versus fetal life, the decision -- Congressional legislation on abortion: proposed constitutional amendments and the question of a constitutional convention; the Human Life Bill and its implications; a firsthand look at the hearings; the extent of Congressional power; how "enabling" is the Fourteenth Amendment? -- H.L. and parental notification; Akron, Ashcroft, and Simopoulos, the latest cases -- Appendix A: Excerpts from the Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade -- Appendix B: Excerpts from the Constitution of the United States -- Appendix C: Federalist Paper number 78
Control code
ocm09194795
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 363 pages
Isbn
9780689113123
Lccn
82045184
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o09194795
  • (OCoLC)09194795
Label
The law giveth : legal aspects of the abortion controversy, Barbara Milbauer in collaboration with Bert N. Obrentz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-354) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before Roe v. Wade; the story of Jane Roe and other women -- Jane Roe challenges the Texas abortion law; Mary Doe and other state challenges -- The Supreme Court: Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton; Griswold as the forerunner of the abortion decisions -- Sex discrimination, poverty, and suspect classes; testing the level of scrutiny ; the concept of burdens ; Danforth and Bellotti as the first efforts to limit Roe and Doe; the questions of viability and consent -- Medicaid, public funding for abortions and other health services; the advent of the Hyde amendments; the court's philosophy on public aid; entitlements and what they mean; appropriations and the separation of powers -- The history: the first antiabortion laws; medicine in the nineteenth century; doctors speak out; sociological, economic, and religious factors; Anthony Comstock and Madame Restell; Margaret Sanger's crusade -- Carey and the sale of contraceptives to minors; fundamental rights and undue burdens; the state's legitimate interest; minors and reproductive rights -- Pregnancy and equal protection; Beal, Maher, and Poelker, the triumvirate of funding cases; poverty is not a suspect class; the state's preference versus the woman's preference, a balancing of interests; psychological aspects of the abortion decision: the importance of the right to choose; "zones of privacy" and the doctor-patient relationship; the meaning of normal childbirth and the right to life -- Viability: what it means and who decides; new abortion control laws -- Bellotti II: the state's interest in the protection of minors; parental consent and judicial bypass -- Harris v. McRae, another fight for Medicaid funding for abortions; the lower court trial: medical testimony on pregnancy-related health problems and the effect of the Hyde amendments; religious testimony and the "wall" between church and state; the Supreme Court arguments: funding and judicial scrutiny, the standard of review, maternal health and the life versus fetal life, the decision -- Congressional legislation on abortion: proposed constitutional amendments and the question of a constitutional convention; the Human Life Bill and its implications; a firsthand look at the hearings; the extent of Congressional power; how "enabling" is the Fourteenth Amendment? -- H.L. and parental notification; Akron, Ashcroft, and Simopoulos, the latest cases -- Appendix A: Excerpts from the Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade -- Appendix B: Excerpts from the Constitution of the United States -- Appendix C: Federalist Paper number 78
Control code
ocm09194795
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 363 pages
Isbn
9780689113123
Lccn
82045184
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o09194795
  • (OCoLC)09194795

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