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January 9, 2020
Jacqueline Guthrie
Professor Lee Ogletree
July 13,2016
To Kill or Let Live
Many People have pondered on the meaning of abortion with the argument being that each and
every child conceived should live. Is it right for destiny to be in the hands of others. In many
countries abortions are indeed the choice of the woman and they are given the right to have an
abortion. Abortions are known to be performed in many different ways and is thought to be a
safe procedure for women but is it safe for the unborn. There are many pro-life people as well as
pro-choice people who feels on way or another.
Is abortions murder? Killing is wrong even if the human being has yet been born. There is a
federal Unborn Victims of Violence Act this act is intended to protect unborn children from
assault as well as murder. This Act states that under federal law, anybody intentionally killing
or attempting to kill an unborn child should be punished for intentionally killing or even
attempting to kill an unborn child. The act also goes on to state that an unborn child is a member
of the species call homo sapiens.” Unborn Victims of Violence Act of 2004, gpo.gov, Apr. 1, 2004
ProCon.org. "Abortion ProCon.org." ProCon.org. 30 June 2016, 8:28 a.m., abortion.procon.org/”. It is said
that some 38 states have passed similar fetal homicide laws. National Conference of State Legislatures
(NCSL), "Fetal Homicide Laws," ncsl.org, Feb. 2013.
ProCon.org. "Abortion ProCon.org." ProCon.org. 30 June 2016, 8:28 a.m., abortion.procon.org/
Abortions are morally wrong and more states needs to unleash new strategies to restrict women
from having abortions.” More studies show that fifteen percent of first trimester miscarriages are
contributed to prior history of induced abortions and goes on to state that induced abortions
performed by vacuum aspiration is said to be associated with an increased risk of the first
trimester miscarriage in the following pregnancy”. Yuelian Sun, PhD, et al., "Induced Abortion and Risk
of Subsequent Miscarriage," International Journal of Epidemiology, June 2003” While many women may use
abortions to escape unwanted pregnancies there are many fail to realize that they could be
creating future medical problems that could prevent them from ever getting pregnant in the
Many woman as well as teenagers tend to abuse abortions and consider it to be a form of birth

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