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‘Legal limbo’ for foster child seeking abortion? Neb. decision doesn’t decide who must give consent

Oct 8, 2013, 11:15 am CDT


The Court's decision is reminiscent of Tom Lehrer's line about Werner Von Braun. "That's not my department, says Werner Von Braun." The girl is too immature to decide whether to have a kid, so naturally she should be made to have one. You're still in Nebraska, Dorothy.

By Pushkin on 2013 10 08, 11:45 am CDT

Given the real purpose of the Nebraska law is to prevent abortions, it is working exactly as its supporters intended.

By IanC on 2013 10 08, 3:11 pm CDT

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