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WHAT DOES JUDICIAL ACTIVISM INTERTWINE WITH ABORTION?

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  1. define judicial activism first and try again

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  2. The term "Judicial Activism" is in itself - prejudicial. It is being used as a negative term by both political parties to attack the activites of courts when they do not make decisions as various people believe they should. It accuses the court of taking on executives powers as opposed to being a panel of judges. This site will give you a good definition of the term. The sites below it are examples of OPINIONS...accusing the Supreme Court of practicing "judicial activism"

    http://writ.news.findlaw.com/dean/20050617.html

    Opinions:

    http://www.family.org/socialissues/A000000653.cfm

    http://atheism.about.com/b/2004/11/16/judicial-activism-and-abortion.htm

    http://www.speakout.com/activism/abortion/

    http://media.www.dailytexanonline.com/media/storage/paper410/news/2004/10/15/Opinion/roe-Example.Of.Judicial.Activism-754535.shtml

    http://www.thenation.com/doc/20020722/nichols

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