The United State Supreme Court has held that the state may not, in its regulation of abortion, deviate from accepted medical practice, and that all pre-viability abortion regulation shall be subject to strict scrutiny under the compelling state interest standard of substantive due process analysis.
City of Akron v. Akron Center for Reproductive Health, Inc., 103 S. Ct. 2481 (1983).
David B. Torrey,
Constitutional Law - Fourteenth Amendment - Right to Abortion - Regulatory Framework - Standard of Review,
Duq. L. Rev.
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