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Today: Sat, April 18 2015  -  Last modified: April, 26 2007
07 June 2012
The Pro-Life Paradox
by Judith Lewis Mernit
 sub-topic» Abortion, Euthanasia, Suicide

Such is the difficulty of enacting these laws: No one can predict all the reasons a woman might need or want to end her pregnancy at five months. The post-20-week abortion ban might preserve some healthy pregnancies, but it also forces women to deliver babies who will live for a few brief moments of extreme suffering—or to continue hopeless pregnancies that threaten their future fertility or even their life.