Abortion

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  • Created on: 03-04-13 16:33

Abortion- a developing embryo or foetus is removed from the uterus resulting in its death

1967-law permitted abortion if two doctors agree that

  • The mother's life was at risk
  • Mother's physical or mental health would suffer
  • Child would be born severely physically or mentally disabled
  • There would be a bad effect on other children in the family

1990-act ammended to prevent abortion being carried out after 24 weeks

For abortion

  • A woman has a right to choose-her body, her life
  • A child's quality of…

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