The Corner

Re: Partial-Birth and Federalism

I guess I agree with Ramesh on the Con Law stuff. Though if Adler was able to persuade the federal government to be federalist on everything else, not just partial birth abortion, I could certainly live with that compromise. After all, I agree with Adler that a federal murder law is a bad idea so I’m sympathetic to the idea that a federal abortion law is a bad idea too. However, what I really want to say is that I applaud the testiness of this debate. We need more of it here. Twist the knives, heap the scorn, pour on the sarcasm, hit ‘em in the torts. Faster federalists! Kill! Kill!

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