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Should Parents Be Able To Sue For ‘Wrongful Birth’?

May 15, 2012


NPR, May 15, 2012 by Kathy Lohr Several states, including Kansas and New Jersey, are debating so-called “wrongful birth” laws that would prevent parents from suing a doctor who fails to warn them about fetal problems. Abortion rights activists say the laws give doctors the right to withhold information so women don’t have abortions. In […]

Arizona Abortion Bill: Legislators Pass Three Bills, Including One That Redefines When Life Begins

April 10, 2012


Huffington Post, April 10, 2012 by John Celock Arizona lawmakers gave final passage to three anti-abortion bills Tuesday afternoon, including one that declares pregnancies in the state begin two weeks before conception. The Republican-controlled House of Representatives passed a bill to prohibit abortions after the 18th week of pregnancy; a bill to protect doctors from […]