Thursday, April 10, 2008

High Court Justice Says Right to Abortion Nowhere in Constitution

By Alexander J. Sheffrin
Christian Post Correspondent
Wed, Apr. 09 2008

During a visit to law students at Roger Williams University this week, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia said that the right to an abortion exists no where in the constitution.

"The reality is the constitution doesn't address the subject at all,” he said Monday, according to

The court justice reportedly used the opportunity to slam what he referred to as the increasing trend to interpret the constitution as a “living” document, allowing for “the right to abortion to be the law from coast to coast, now and forever.”

The constitution is neither a liberal or conservative document, and is only meant to be interpreted as the original founding fathers intended, Scalia argued. the rest


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