[i] Roe v. Wade, 410 U.S. 113, 163-64 (1973).
[ii] Heather D. Boonstra & Elizabeth Nash, A Surge of State Abortion Restrictions Put Providers—and the Women They Serve—in the Crosshair, 17 GUTTMACHER POL’Y REV. no. 1 (Winter 2014), available at http://www.guttmacher.org/pubs/gpr/17/1/gpr170109.html.
[iii] States Continue to Enact Abortion Restrictions in First Half of 2014, but at a Lower Level Than in the Previous Three Years, GUTTMACHER INST. (July 8, 2014), available at http://www.guttmacher.org/media/inthenews/2014/07/08/index.html.
[iv] Ian Millhiser, Federla Court Strikes Alabama Anti-Abortion Law, Citing Violence Against Abortion Providers, THINKPROGRESS (Aug. 4, 2014, 1:04 PM), http://thinkprogress.org/justice/2014/08/04/3467263/federal-court-strikes-alabama-law-that-would-shut-down-three-of-the-states-five-abortion-clinics/.
[v] Carrie Feibel, Half of Texas Abortion Clinics Close After Restrictions Enacted, NPR (July 18, 2014), available at http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2014/07/18/332547328/half-of-texas-abortion-clinics-close-after-restrictions-enacted.
[vi] Robin Marty, ‘Women Will Still Find A Way’: A Look Inside Missouri’s Last Abortion Clinic, THINKPROGRESS, (January 22, 2104), http://thinkprogress.org/health/2014/01/22/3188321/missouri-abortion-clinic-interview/.
[vii] Conservative Judiciary Influencing Future of Reproductive Rights: Political Strategy to Pack State Courts is Turning Tide Against Abortion, Comm. For a Fair Judiciary, available at http://www.fairjudiciarycommittee.org/whyjudgesmatter.pdf.
[viii] Jackson Women’s Health Org. v. Currier, No. 13-60599, 2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 14591 at *30 (5th Cir. July 29, 2014).
[ix] Conservative Judiciary Influencing Future of Reproductive Rights: Political Strategy to Pack State Courts is Turning Tide Against Abortion, Comm. For a Fair Judiciary, available at http://www.fairjudiciarycommittee.org/whyjudgesmatter.pdf.