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Their relative need in the presence of the evil , no less than the existence of the
evil itself , is a matter for the legislative judgment . Our conclusion is that the case
of Adkins v . Children's Hospital , supra , should be , and it is , overruled .
It is unnecessary to repeat the argument on which the judgment in those cases is
founded . It is sufficient to say , they are conclusive of the present case . The
judgment of the State Court is , therefore Affirmed . MR . JUSTICE BRADLEY : or
To restrict the legality of the abortion to the situation where it was deemed
necessary , in medical judgment , for the preservation of the woman's life was
only a natural conclusion in the exercise of the legislative judgment of that time .
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Goldstein provides a legal casebook examining women's constitutional rights as determined by U.S. Supreme Court decisions. This revised and updated edition of her 1979 work contains cases through the ... Read full review
Substantive Due Process
Introduction to the Equal Protection Clause
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