Let me begin with one sentence that Justice Harry A. Blackmun uttered in 1987: “Roe against Wade was not such a revolutionary opinion at the time” that it was handed down in January 1973, and in that statement Justice Blackmun was indisputably correct.
David J. Garrow
71 WASH. & LEE L. REV. 893 (2014)
September 29, 2014