The quote attributed to Rehnquist re: abortion was actually from a dissent by Justice White.
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- [I am mystified at why] the highest court of the nation must behave like a bunch of old women every time they encounter the death penalty.
- On the case of Ethel and Julius Rosenberg
- [It's] about time the Court faced the fact that the white people of the South don't like the colored people.
- The Equal Rights Amendment would "turn holy wedlock into holy deadlock".