Published in Physician Law Weekly, April 21st, 2004
"I have to tell you, I don't see that Congress spent much time" adequately looking at the issue, U.S. District Judge Richard Kopf said March 29, 2004. "What deference, then, do I give Congress and its findings'"
Similar federal court challenges to the first substantial limitation on abortion since the Supreme Court's landmark Roe v. Wade decision are being held simultaneously in San Francisco and New York.
The Partial-Birth Abortion Act, signed into law by President Bush last year,...
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