After the Choice: Challenging California's Physician-Only Abortion Restriction Under the State Constitution
University of California Hastings College of the Law
University of California, Berkeley
61 UCLA Law Review Discourse 22, 2013
UC Hastings Research Paper No. 31
This article challenges the constitutionality of California’s physician-only abortion restriction under the state constitution and argues that the state has no compelling interest that justifies prohibiting qualified, licensed clinicians from providing first trimester aspiration abortions, by drawing on examples and studies from other states and the results of a major study from UCSF.
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Date posted: April 12, 2013 ; Last revised: June 28, 2013