November 4, 1987

Indiana state flagToday in League HistoryNovember 4, 1987—League Director Joe Scheidler drives to Gary, Indiana to record a radio show called “Common Sense,” hosted by pro-lifer Gloria Lynn. On a previous occasion Lynn asked any listener who might own a service station to repair Joe’s nearly broken down car in exchange for a free radio ad. When the discussion turns to late-term abortions, Lynn is incredulous when Joe explains that abortion is legal through all nine months of pregnancy under the 1973 Doe v. Bolton ruling, companion to Roe v. Wade.

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