The Canadian Press

1988-01-28 | Supreme-Court-abortion-law

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On January 28, 1988, the Supreme Court struck down Canada's therapeutic abortion law. In a 5-2 ruling it said the law was unconstitutional. Laura McArther, a spokeswoman for a Toronto right to life group, was upset by the ruling.

Date: 1988-01-28
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 15 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << photos of abortion we live in a democracy where people have freedom of religion and conscience people should have a right to decide for themselves according to their conscience and their religion what's in their own best interest for people who are against abortion I invite them to practice what they preach for themselves but not to try to impose their values on anybody else and this is their way into the markers of the way it should be >>

Clip ID: 19880128CPCN002