TITLE

Countdown on Abortion

PUB. DATE
June 1981
SOURCE
National Review;6/12/1981, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p649
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the U.S. Senate debate on the passage of the Human Life Bill. The bill states that human life begins at conception but leaves the states to regulate the prohibition of abortion. It also implies that abortion is wrong. Anti-abortionists have used pictures of well-developed fetuses to invite the recognition of the unborn child's humanity. They also had argued that even the youngest embryo deserves full legal protection. They emphasize that many fetuses visibly and audibly suffer when they are killed. The evidence of life and pain is the strongest point that anti-abortionists have.
ACCESSION #
6069408

 

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