'Roe V. Wade' Turns 40, But Abortion Debate Is Even Older

News & Features Julie Rovner · ·
While protesters on both sides of the debate have by and large acted in peace, the National Abortion Federation documents eight murders of abortion providers in the U.S. and Canada since 1977. The most recent was the May 31, 2009, shooting of Dr. George Tiller while he attended church services in Wichita, Kan.