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  • Abortion
    • Definition
      • the deliberate termination of a human pregnancy, most often performed during the first 28 weeks.
    • What is the law on abortion?
      • Abortion is legal in England up to 24 weeks under the Abortion Act 1967. However, if there is a substantial risk to the woman's life or foetal abnormalities, there is no time limit. There is also no age limit for treatment.
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    • What are Christians Beliefs on abortion?
    • Arguments Against abortion
      • Its killing your unborn baby
      • Its Murdering a human being
    • What are muslims Beliefs on abortion?
      • Muslims regard abortion as wrong and haram (forbidden), but many accept that it may be permitted in certain cases. All schools of Muslim law accept that abortion is permitted if the mothers life is in danger
    • Arguments for abortion
      • If they are missing organs and limbs then you can put them out of their missery
      • If you dont want the child anymore
      • If it was Rape.
    • What are the Buddhist beliefs on abortions?
      • The new being, bearing the karmic identity of a recently deceased individual, is therefore as entitled to the same moral respect as an adult human being. Modern Buddhists, however, are more divided about the morality of abortion

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