• A case that tested the constitutionality of abortion laws

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Timeline

  • June 1969 - Norma McCorvey discovered she was pregnant
  • June 1970 - Texas law restricting abortion ruled unconstitutional by Northern District of Texas
  • December 1971 - Arguments before the Supreme Court
  • January 22, 1973 - Supreme Court ruled in favour of Roe

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