July 30, 2013
by Stephanie Kogut
JURIST Guest Columnist Adam R. Banner discusses the US Supreme Court's request for clarification on the controversial Oklahoma House Bill 1970...Oklahoma has long had a reputation as one of the most conservative states in our nation. However, the Oklahoma Supreme Court is proving itself a bit more ...[read more]
April 25, 2007
by JURIST Staff
JURIST Guest Columnist Richard Garnett of the University of Chicago Law School says that alleging that the Catholic judges in the majority in the Carhart partial birth abortion case failed to respect a fundamental difference between religious belief and morality misses the point that for a judge ...[read more]
November 16, 2005
by Bernard Hibbitts
Reproductive Health Services of Planned Parenthood of the St. Louis Region, Inc., et al. v. Jeremiah M. Nixon, Attorney General of Missouri, United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, November 16, 2006. Read the full text of the opinion. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here... ...[read more]
November 16, 2005
by Chris Buell
The US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit on Wednesday upheld a narrower version of a preliminary injunction imposed against Missouri's 24-hour informed consent abortion law. In a 2-1 decision, the court ordered the district court to issue a modified injunction that did not cover a basic... ...[read more]

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