Following is the case brief for Roe v. Wade, Supreme Court of the United States, (1973)
Case Summary of Roe v. Wade:
- Roe brought suit against Wade, a state official, claiming a Texas law restricting her right to an abortion was unconstitutional
- The court discussed the different types of interests a state may have at different stages during the pregnancy, specifically the interests in protecting the life of the mother and the unborn fetus.
- The United States Supreme Court held, that the law was unconstitutional because a woman has a right to an abortion protected under the fundamental right to privacy.
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