• Video
  • September 06, 2019

Roe v. Wade

A deep dive into Roe v. Wade, a 1973 Supreme Court case that extended the right of privacy to a woman's decision to have an abortion, while recognizing compelling state interests in potential life and maternal health. In this video, Khan Academy host Kim Kutz Elliott discusses the case with AUL Senior Counsel Clarke Forsythe and Professor Melissa Murray.

The National Constitution Center and Khan Academy partnered to create a series of nonpartisan videos explaining the U.S. Constitution, the Bill of Rights, and major Supreme Court cases, enlisting the expertise of Interactive Constitution scholars.

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