Roe vs Wade

Updated: 10/7/2021
Roe vs Wade

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  • In 1969, Jane Roe sought to terminate her unwanted pregnancy. At the time, it was illegal to have an abortion.
  • I'm Roe and I want to abort my baby
  • No that is against the law! That is unconstitutional!
  • The Texas court couldn't agree on a decision. The attorney, Henry Wade, declared that he would continue to prosecute doctors who performed abortions.
  • OH NO! We can't decide!
  • The case was bumped up to the Supreme Court, who decided in favor of Jane Roe to let her abort.
  • The right to an abortion is constitutional!
  • By Ava, Mia, and Kate