Subjects of abortion cases did change their minds |

Subjects of abortion cases did change their minds

I am reminded that this week marks the 29th anniversary of two landmark Supreme Court decisions that shaped our country’s laws on abortion. I speak of Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton. These decisions have allowed women in this country the choice to kill their unborn children at any time during a pregnancy.

While it would be my choice to have these decisions overturned, I have come to realize that the legal decision to do so would do little to change the hearts and minds of those strongly in favor of abortion on demand. This is why each year at this time I admire the two plaintiffs in these cases, Norma McCorvey (Jane Roe) and Sandra Cano (Mary Doe), and take heart that their hearts and minds were slowly changed by the reality of the truth. Abortion kills unborn children.

Both Norma and Sandra are now strongly pro-life and regret their association with the decisions that are marked with their names (see Let us hope with all our hearts that others can see the truth and change as well.

Bill Harris

Grass Valley

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