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Commentary: How overturning Roe v. Wade will impact parenting rights

In 1973, the Supreme Court ruled in Roe v. Wade that a constitutional right to privacy exists, based on decades of precedent going back to 1891. The Court specifically references the right to privacy as having roots in the First, Fourth, Fifth, Ninth and Fourteenth Amendments to the Constitution, as well as in the penumbras ...