Castaldi, Ligia De Jesus
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(2017) Ligia De Jesus Castaldi is associate professor at Ave Maria School of Law.


The Supreme Court Should Look At International Abortion Law and Overrule Roe v. Wade

After almost fifty years of abortion jurisprudence, the US Supreme Court has an opportunity to overrule the arbitrary viability standard, to expand states' ability to regulate pre-viability abortions, and to narrow down Doe's unconscionable definition of health. International and foreign law on abortion can provide legal support for such a ruling.

Date posted: 2021-09-12

The 17+ Women in El Salvador: A Case of Infanticide Impunity in the Name of Abortion Rights

American pro-abortion supporters, Western embassies and international human-rights bodies have taken part in the war against El Salvador's full ban on elective abortion by supporting a fraudulent campaign that promotes impunity for infanticide in that country.

Date posted: 2020-02-22

Double Standards on Abortion and Animal Rights

Abortion rights dogma can obscure human reason and harden the human heart so much that the same person who feels empathy for animal suffering can lack compassion for unborn children who experience lethal violence and excruciating pain in abortion.

Date posted: 2017-01-17