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Roe v Wade: Woman behind US abortion ruling was paid to recant

BBC News Wednesday, 20 May 2020
Norma McCorvey, better known as Jane Roe, says she took money from evangelicals to condemn abortion.
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News video: Plaintiff in Roe v. Wade U.S. case says she was paid to switch sides

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Norma McCorvey, the woman known as “Jane Roe” in the landmark 1973 U.S. Supreme Court Roe v. Wade ruling legalizing abortion, said she was lying when she switched to support the anti-abortion movement, saying she had been paid to do so. Libby Hogan reports.

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