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choicejoyce wrote a new blog post: Anti-choice researchers in Chile try to hide illegal abortion – and women who die from it 1 year, 8 months ago · View
This article is cross-posted from Rabble.ca.
Anti-choice researchers recently published a dangerously flawed study that examined various factors associated with Chile’s declining maternal mortality rate, and concluded — incredibly — that the legal status of abortion has no influence on maternal deaths in Chile, a country that completely prohibited abortion for any reason in 1989. The study, [...]
Joyce Arthur commented on the blog post Proposed SD law would legalize murder of abortion providers–and pregnant women 3 years ago · View
I believe Nick is wrong. Check the actual wording of the bill, which has two clauses: http://legis.state.sd.us/sessions/2011/Bill.aspx?File=HB1171HJU.htm I’m a writer, not a lawyer, but here’s my literal interpretation of the law’s wording in relation to defense of a fetus: The first clause means that the pregnant woman herself can kill someone in defense of her [...]