Norma McCorvey, aka Jane Roe of the Roe v. Wade US Supreme Court case that legalized abortion, revealed in an interview before she died that she went from pro-choice to pro-life because she was paid.
According to FX Networks, which airs the doc on May 22:
AKA Jane Roe is a portrait of Norma McCorvey, the “Jane Roe” whose unwanted pregnancy led to the 1973 case that legalized abortion nationwide, Roe v. Wade. Considered too divisive and unpredictable by many in the pro-choice movement, McCorvey stunned the world in 1995 when she switched sides to crusade against her own case, as an anti-abortion firebrand.
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This is sure to reignite the debate at a moment with the ruling is at a crossroads. Many consider Ruth Bader Ginsburg the last stand on the ruling, which could be challenged if she is replaced with a conservative judge at the end of her service.
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