CMU School of Drama

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

In ‘Roe,’ playwright Lisa Loomer aims to show both sides of abortion case

The Washington Post: Sarah Weddington was a 26-year-old lawyer when she argued Roe v. Wade in 1971 and 1972. Norma McCorvey was a 22-year-old bartender when she first agreed to be the plaintiff under the pseudonym “Jane Roe,” decades before she renounced her involvement in the case and became an antiabortion advocate.

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