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Posts published by “Kathy Copeland Padden”

Kathy is a forest-dwelling freelance writer, history buff, and politics junkie. Her favorites hobbies are reading, writing, hiking, and avoiding people as much as possible.

The Rocky Road to Roe v. Wade

On January 22, 1973, the United States Supreme Court handed down its landmark decision in the case of Roe v. Wade. This established that the constitutional right to privacy included a person’s right to make their own medical decisions. Therefore, the ruling meant a woman choosing to have an abortion must be able to do so without interference from the government. Imagine that. Grown women granted the right of bodily sovereignty like the adults that…

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