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Kagan Supported Daschle's Phony Late-Term Abortion Ban in '97

The Supreme Court still mandates abortion-on-demand throughout all 9 months of pregnancy.

11:59 AM, May 11, 2010 • By JOHN MCCORMACK
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You may recall that Obama's campaign promised that he "will make preserving women's rights under Roe v. Wade a priority as President." When candidate Obama suggested on the campaign trail that "we can prohibit late-term abortions" and have a health exception that doesn't include "mental distress," ABC's Jan Crawford Greenburg pointed out that Obama's view is "contrary to 35 years of Supreme Court jurisprudence on the issue." Then Obama tried to walk back his statement.

It would be worth asking Kagan at her hearing about the Supreme Court's "health" exception for late-term abortions, if only to education the public on how shockingly broad it is.

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