Stenberg v. Carhart Oral Arguments

Oral Arguments were heard in the U.S. Supreme Court case Stenberg v. Carhart. Nebraska Attorney General Donald Stenberg and Simon Heller,… read more

Oral Arguments were heard in the U.S. Supreme Court case Stenberg v. Carhart. Nebraska Attorney General Donald Stenberg and Simon Heller, who represented Dr. Leroy Carhart, argued whether a Nebraska statute violated the liberty protected by due process of the Fourteenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. The Nebraska law prohibited any partial birth abortion unless the procedure was necessary to save the mother’s life.

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Stenberg v. Carhart Oral Arguments

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Program ID:
159154-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Judicial Proceeding
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 7, 2006

Airing Details

  • Jan 07, 2006 | 5:44pm EST | C-SPAN 1