Prof. Steven Schwinn Comments on Next Steps Following Illinois Supreme Court’s Abortion Notification Ruling

July 23 – Progress Illinois

The ACLU challenged the notification measure on its face, meaning it had to show that the act was unconstitutional in every possible application of the law, which is difficult to do, explained Steven Schwinn, a constitutional law professor at the John Marshall Law School. The main reason a facial challenge would be used, he said, is because, “If you win, then you win big. The law goes away.”

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