Raymond Wacks

Raymond Wacks, Emeritus Professor of Law, is the author of numerous books on the right to privacy; his most recent is Protecting Personal Information: The Right to Privacy Reconsidered. His latest book is The Rule of Law under Fire?

The real mistake of Roe v. Wade

The jurist, Ronald Dworkin, once described the vehemence of the dispute over abortion as ‘America’s new version of the terrible seventeenth-century European civil wars of religion. Opposing armies march down streets or pack themselves into protests at abortion clinics, courthouses, and the White House, screaming at and spitting on and loathing one another. Abortion is