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Slate's Jurisprudence: Mothers, Fetal Rights and the Law

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Slate's Jurisprudence: Mothers, Fetal Rights and the Law

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Slate's Jurisprudence: Mothers, Fetal Rights and the Law

Slate's Jurisprudence: Mothers, Fetal Rights and the Law

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NPR's Madeleine Brand speaks with Slate legal analyst Dahlia Lithwick about the legal questions involved when pregnant mothers reject medical advice, and doctors seek to override those decisions.