Neuhaus, Richard John
May 1995
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;May1995, Issue 53, p87
Provides information on the use of the language of choice by pro-abortion forces to defend a denial of choice as exemplified by case of a pregnant fourteen-year old who changed her mind about having an abortion. Request of the girl to have the laminaria inserted in her removed; Discovery of the prescription of tetracycline to the girl; Conditions for allowing minors to initiate an abortion without parental consent;


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