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Pro-Choice, Anti-Roe

Pete du Pont was against Roe v. Wade but personally pro-choice when he ran for President in 1988. He explicitly called for overturning Roe and returning the question to state legislatures, but also said that he would not vote to ban abortion were he a state legislator.

Jonathan H. Adler — Mr. Adler is an NRO contributing editor and the inaugural Johan Verheij Memorial Professor of Law at Case Western Reserve University School of Law. His latest book is Marijuana Federalism: Uncle Sam and Mary Jane.

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