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Norma Leah McCorvey Nelson; September 22, 1947 – February 18, 2017), better known by the legal pseudonym “Jane Roe”, was the plaintiff in the landmark Norma McCorvey was Roe in the famous Roe v. Wade case, noted for converting from a pro-choice to an anti-abortion point of view.Norma McCorvey, who was 22, unwed, mired in addiction and poverty, and desperate for a way out of an unwanted pregnancy when she became Jane Roe, the pseudonymous In Roe v. Wade, perhaps the most controversial United States Supreme Court decision, Norma McCorvey fought for and won the right to secure an abortion.Norma McCorvey, right, with the lawyer Gloria Allred at a rally in support of abortion rights in Washington in 1989. Credit Ron Galella/WireImage1. “Jane Roe” was the legal pseudonym for Norma McCorvey the plaintiff in Roe v. Wade. McCorvey filed court documents against Henry WADE, the district Norma McCorvey, ‘Roe’ in Roe v. Wade, is dead at 69. Later in life Norma McCorvey, whose Supreme Court case legalized abortion, became an anti-abortion In 1970, Norma McCorvey, under the pseudonym “Jane Roe,” filed a law suit challenging the Texas laws that criminalized abortion. The case eventually reached the U.S Norma McCorvey was the “Jane Roe” in Roe v. Wade, but she now lives and works as an anti-abortion activist.Story highlights. Norma McCorvey later regretted her role in Roe v. Wade, a priest says; The 1973 Supreme Court decision legalized the right to an abortion


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