Victim Politics

Yablon, Marcia
May 2001
New Republic;05/21/2001, Vol. 224 Issue 21, p16
Presents information on the Unborn Victims of Violence Act. View that the act would make it a federal crime to harm a fetus while committing any of 68 federal offenses; Opposition to the act by organizations like Planned Parenthood and the National Abortion Federation; Impact of the act on abortion rights; Reference to the Innocent Child Protection Act, which states that neither the state nor the federal government may carry out a sentence of death on a woman while she carries a child in utero.


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