Right to Life Fundamentals

NOVA
NOVA's "Windows on the Womb"



Fetal Development Illustrated
View illustrations of fetal development at one week intervals, from one to 40 weeks. The information you will access using this link is not part of an anti-abortion presentation; it is simply factual medical information. Please continue your visit with People for Life after viewing this interesting presentation.

Love Them Both
by Dr. & Mrs. Jack Willke
Hardcopies of this book are available from People for Life.

Abortion: Questions and Answers
by Dr. & Mrs. Jack Willke, courtesy of Ohio Right to Life.
Hardcopies of this book are available from People for Life.

When Does Life Begin?
web posted by the National Right to Life Committee, Washington, DC
This presentation is available in booklet form from People for Life.

The Moral Question of Abortion
by Dr. Stephen Schwartz, web posted by Ohio Right to Life

Abortion: Some Medical Facts
web posted by the National Right to Life Committee, Washington, DC
This presentation is available in booklet form from People for Life.

Embryo Development
University of Pennsylvania

Abortionís Physical and Emotional Risks
Concerned Women for America


Legislation and Judicial Rulings

Roe v. Wade
Cornell Law School
In 1973, the Roe v. Wade Decision of the US Supreme Court
removed all substantial legal barriers to abortion throughout
the entire 9 months of pregnancy. The plaintiff, "Jane Roe"
(Norma McCorvey), has since renounced her support for abortion
and is an outspoken pro-life advocate.

Doe v. Bolton
The companion case of Roe v. Wade
It established the legal meaning of the term "health" in the context of abortion.

Crimes Against the Unborn Child
Pennsylvania's Fetal Homicide Law, enacted 1997

Pennsylvania's Abortion Control Act
Model abortion regulations including informed consent and parental notification



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