December 14, 1987

Supreme Court buildingToday in League HistoryDecember 14, 1987—A 4-4 United States Supreme Court ruling on parental notice and waiting periods prior to procuring abortions sends the 1983 Illinois parental notification law back to the lower court as unenforceable. League Director Joe Scheidler denounces the decision in interviews with INS News, CBS News, WLS radio, WXRT, WPI, WGN-TV and WBBM radio, but expresses optimism that the court will one day rule in favor of life.

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