How Jane Roe Went from being a Lesbian Pro-Choice Icon to a Straight…

Jane "Roe v Wade" Roe, or Norma McCorvey, was the plaintiff in the landmark Supreme Court Case which, 40 years ago today, legalized abortion in the United States. A former lesbian and pro-choice icon, McCorvey is now a straight, born-again, Catholic, anti-choice activist. What the fuck happened? Since McCorvey was… » 1/22/13 3:30pm 1/22/13 3:30pm

Why Is This The Face Of Roe V. Wade?

Norma McCorvey, pictured, is generally thought of as the plaintiff-cum-anti- choice-activist in the Roe v. Wade case. In fact, she was one of three plaintiffs — the other two were Marsha and David King, and Marsha's now speaking out » 9/23/08 1:40pm 9/23/08 1:40pm. Marsha and David were married, living in Texas and not ready to have kids in the late…