Tag Archives: PBA

Reflection on Gonzales v. Carhart (the recent Ruling on the Partial Birth Abortion Ban)

Judicial Life Potentially Enters the Womb 550 U.S. ___ (2007) On April 18, 2007, the Supreme Court of the United States decided, 5 to 4, in Gonzales v. Carhart (Carhart) that the Partial-Birth Abortion Act of 2003 (Act) was constitutional in view of Planned Parenthood v. Casey, 505 U.S. 833 (PP), and Roe v. Wade, […]

Second Degree Murder

My wife, whose forensic science education included some law, pointed out major flaws in the first version of this post. It has been rewritten. – Funky] 187. (a) Murder is the unlawful killing of a human being, or a fetus, with malice aforethought. (b) This section shall not apply to any person who commits an […]

Cruel and Unusual

This is an angle against late term abortion that I hadn’t heard of. I wonder how many people assume abortion is always painless for the child. FRC Endorses ‘Unborn Child Pain Awareness Act’ “WASHINGTON, May 20 /PRNewswire/ — Family Research Council (FRC) President Tony Perkins released the following statement in support of Sen. Sam Brownback’s […]