Archive for October 2014

Saunders and Burke on the fate of the Texas abortion law

Here is a link to a good article by Bill Saunders and Denise Burke describing recent developments in cases challenging aspects of the Texas abortion law. The Supreme Court recently prevented the implementation of two parts of the Texas law–the requirement that doctors who perform abortions have admitting privileges at local hospitals and the requirement that abortion clinics […]

ProVita Newsletter coming soon

By the end of the month there will be another issue of ProVita Newsletter. Please consider suggesting items to include. I’m looking for: News about UFL Scholarly activities of member Good research web pages and other sources Scholar opportunities, including calls for papers, conferences, symposia, conventions, colloquia, talks and lectures. Scholarly articles from the pro-life perspective, […]

The abstract of another pro-abortion law review article

The abstract of another pro-abortion law review article has been published on the SSRN Medical-Legal Studies ejournal. It is: “Abortion Law in Transnational Perspective: Cases and Controversies – Introduction”   Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights Series, University of Pennsylvania Press, pages 1-10, 2014 REBECCA J. COOK, University of Toronto – Faculty of LawEmail: rebecca.cook@utoronto.ca JOANNA N. ERDMAN, Dalhousie University […]