Alito Would Undermine Right to Choose Commentator Kate Michelman says Supreme Court nominee Samuel Alito's support of spousal notification shows he doesn't understand the abortion issue. She says if Alito is appointed to the high court, he will potentially be the deciding vote in overturning Roe v. Wade.
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Alito Would Undermine Right to Choose

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Alito Would Undermine Right to Choose

Alito Would Undermine Right to Choose

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Commentator Kate Michelman says Supreme Court nominee Samuel Alito's support of spousal notification shows he doesn't understand the abortion issue.

The Opposing View

Michelman, former head of NARAL Pro-Choice America, tells of her own experience with spousal notification — how she once needed her estranged husband's permission to get an abortion more than 30 years ago.

She argues that if Alito is appointed to the high court, he will potentially be the deciding vote in undermining Roe v. Wade.