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Tuesday, October 30, 2012

U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Review Oklahoma Personhood Case

CNN: Supreme Court rejects abortion-related appeal, by Bill Mears:

The U.S. Supreme Court declined on Monday to review an abortion-related appeal, a sign the justices were not eager to jump into the contentious social issue.

The case dealt with the constitutionality of state "personhood" laws that say life begins at conception, and would give human embryos the rights and privileges of citizens. . . . 

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/reproductive_rights/2012/10/oklahoma-personhood-case-appeal-denied-by-the-supreme-court.html

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