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Tue Mar 29, 2016, 12:04 AM

Alabama 'personhood' proposal would effectively ban abortion (XP)

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Warpy Mar 2016 #1
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Tue Mar 29, 2016, 12:13 AM

1. It will also get struck down fairly quickly

since it also effectively ends the personhood of the woman in whose body the fetus resides.

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Tue Mar 29, 2016, 12:15 AM

2. Rational people might concede that point ... but ...

Dr. Jim Belyeu, an OB/GYN who spoke in support of the bill, called a fetus "totally separate" from the mother.

"The mother only contributes the egg and the incubator," Belyeu said.


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