Abortion

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deliberately ending a pregnancy before normal childbirth, killing the foetus in the process.
Abortion
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Must parents give consent
NO
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What sort of people have abortions
Everyone
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a form of abortion available to women who are under 9 weeks pregnant
Pill
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status of being a person
Personhood
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doctrine says that if doing something morally good has a morally bad side-effect, it's ethically OK to do it providing the bad side-effect wasn't intended.
Double-effect
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What is the saying 'Do not murder' from
commandments
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how many weeks is the maximum for abortion in most cases
twenty-four
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abortions will only be offered is there is a risk to the _____ of the mother or child
health
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how many doctors need to be in agreement to recommend an abortion
two
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true or false, aside from the doctors, a woman has to tell at least a relative that she wants/needs an abortion
False
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Must parents give consent

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NO

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What sort of people have abortions

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a form of abortion available to women who are under 9 weeks pregnant

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status of being a person

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