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Abortion news

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Background information on many aspects of abortion is found in individual essays, e.g. public opinion, clinic protests, clinic violence, parental notification, abortion methods, and post abortion syndrome. Information about the use of stem cells is elsewhere.

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News items:

bullet2007-APR-18: U.S. Supreme Court upholds constitutionality of federal anti- partial birth abortion law: By the usual 5 to 4 vote, the Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of the 2003 federal law banning most intact D&X abortions. The court overturned the decisions of all six lower courts. 1 More info.
bullet2007-APR-25: Pro-life video clip online: A pro-choice video has been placed online at the ETV1.com web site. It carries the following warning:

"Right-To-Life Abortion Clip - WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO This is one of the most difficult video clips to watch; actual aborted fetuses. It is gripping, emotional and almost too tough and strong to watch. This might be the most devastating anti-abortion statement ever made. WARNING - GRAPHIC VIDEO"

Most of the scenes are taken late-term during D&X abortions and thus are not typical of most abortions. Missing from the video is any explanation of why the abortions were performed.

It is at: http://www.evtv1.com/ We urge caution.

bullet2007-APR-26: Mexico: Women have limited access to abortion in Mexico City: Against overwhelming opposition from the Roman Catholic Church, lawmakers in Mexico City have authorized abortions on request for women in their first trimester: i.e. less than 12 weeks from conception. Women who are near the first trimester limit will be given abortions immediately; those whose pregnancies are less advanced will have to wait until after the rules are published -- probably during the week of APR-28. More details.

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  1. Mark Sherman, "Court backs ban on abortion procedure," Associated Press, 2007-APR-18, at: http://news.yahoo.com/

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