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abortionist

 [ah-bor´shun-ist]
one who performs abortions; usually refers to criminal abortions.

a·bor·tion·ist

(ă-bōr'shŭn-ist),
One who performs an abortion.

abortionist

(ə-bôr′shə-nĭst)
n.
One who performs abortions.

a·bor·tion·ist

(ă-bōr'shŭn-ist)
One who interrupts a pregnancy.

abortionist

A person who performs criminal abortions. See also ABORTION.
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In the United States and Australia, abortionists are increasingly being sued (and justifiably) by their patients.
[But] many women, learning they had an unwanted pregnancy, were just frantic to find an abortionist. And of course, the more they paid, the more likely it was that the person would be more experienced and that they would have fewer complications.
It is especially difficult to claim psychological injury from an abortion, even though one Dallas abortionist is quoted as calling "a local Planned Parenthood representative's assertion that women never suffer negative postabortion reactions 'outrageously dishonest"' (p.
Reward the diligence and success of activist groups working with the ACLA with ACLA guidelines by offering rewards of $500 for persuading an abortionist to stop murdering the unborn.
McCorvey did find a back-alley abortionist, but his "office" was dirty, smelly and soiled with dried blood.
Solinger builds on Barnett's memoir, They Weep on My Doorstep, written and published privately in 1969, to present the fullest and most sympathetic portrait to date of a twentieth-century abortionist.
Using a video-conferencing system, a single abortionist could "supervise" many, many times the number of women he could actually abort, were he to be required to be in a woman's presence.
However, the partial birth technique is used by an abortionist in Queensland for late-term abortions.
Teran screamed "foul." HB 2697 explicitly repealed the 1975 law that required abortionists doctors to use all "available means and medical skills" to save the baby who survives an abortion but it also would repeal the 2017 law which put teeth in the 1975 requirements.
The decision of the Advisory Council of the Order of Canada to prostrate before an abortionist can be nullified.
Margaret Roberts, though dying, refused to give the name of her abortionist because she did not want to be responsible for sending to jail a woman who had three children.(26) But doctors and police were for their part often intent on tracking down accomplices.
For reasons we will never know, abortionist George Tiller spared his life by refusing to complete an abortion on his biological mother.