late-term abortion

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late-term abortion

Post-viability abortion Medical ethics Any abortion performed after the fetus would be viable if delivered to a nonspecialized health center. See Partial birth abortion.
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So it should surprise no one that these same unborn babies can experience intense pain during a late term abortion, when their limbs are being torn apart in their mother's wombs.
Among the very few that embrace late term abortions are Vietnam, Singapore, and North Korea.
A great majority of the American people oppose late term abortion and taxpayer funding of abortionists.
She may express some sorrow over late term abortions, as she did in the third presidential debate, but there appears to be no limit on abortion that she would actually support.
It is the most common late term abortion procedure in the United States.
Another thing about late term abortion practice troubles Argent:
As governor, she has promised not to change the state's current laws, which permit late term abortions in cases where a mother's health is judged to be in danger.
For example, Republican congressmen have recently supported federal legislation on issues like late term abortions and tort reform.
The Fourth Circuit did its part for the pro-life movement, in 1998, by upholding the constitutionality of a law requiring unmarried teenagers to get parental consent before having an abortion and, in 1999, by prohibiting the type of late term abortions referred to as "partial birth abortions.
Congressman Kevin Brady to end controversial late term abortions.
I look forward to hearing from our panel about the subject of late term abortions.
It is time that Congress acts to bring the United States out of the fringe when it comes to late term abortions," New Hampshire Republican Sen.