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  • The Abortion Debate

    Brown PHILL 111 Lisa McLeod 10/31/2011 The Abortion Debate The permissibility of abortion is a highly debated ethical dilemma. There have been many valid arguments for both sides. Don Marquis is an author who presented his view on the topic in his article titled “Why Abortion is immoral”. An equally convincing paper has also been written by author Judith Jarvis Thomson debating the other side of the argument. Her work is titled “A Defense of Abortion”. Both of these papers attempt to use logical

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    teens with sex-education programs but only for teens who attend private schools. For many republicans abortion is unethical since to them this is taking away the unborn child’s right to live.Many conservatives argue that abortion is wrong because this kills innocent human beings‚ a fetus is a human being therefore‚ it is wrong to kill a human being. In Peter Singer’s Utilitarian argument about abortion‚ he states “To describe a being as ’human’ is to use a term that straddles two distinct notions: membership

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    Barack Obama’s tenure as president‚ states began implementing increasing restrictions on access to abortion. The 1992 Supreme Court ruling for Planned Parenthood vs. Casey set forth the “undue burden standard”‚ which stated that although states could not outlaw or completely restrict access to abortions‚ they could set forth restrictions that did not create an “undue burden” for those seeking abortion access (Planned Parenthood of Southeastern Pa. v. Casey‚ 1992). By leaving the definition of “undue

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  • Abortion Debate Analysis

    Abortion used to be a topic no person would speak about. However‚ in the past decade‚ it has grown into the most debated topic of the 21st century. With every debate there stand two sides‚ the Pro -Choice and Pro-Life. The Pro-Choice group stands with the belief that it is the right of the woman to choose to have an abortion. Opposing this is the Pro-Life side‚ they hold to the conclusion that it is the right of the child to be born. Both sides collide head-on with no middle ground in sight

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  • Abortion: An Ethical Debate

    Abortion is one of many cringe-worthy topics that most are afraid to discuss. It is a moral dilemma that many women face daily‚ and their partners and families are along for the heavy heart that comes along with it. It is a topic that many people disagree upon because of what some consider to be ethical. This dilemma is examined and researched with many case studies to prove either side right or wrong in an ethical debate. In discussing both sides‚ it will always be up to the person involved on whether

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  • The Controversies Of Abortion Debate

    Controversies of Abortion For centuries‚ abortion has been one of the most controversial and debated topics. Abortion is generally seen as very black-and-white; people tend to have very strong opinions on the matter. Neutrality is rare due to the nature of the issue. Either to allow abortion or not. Currently‚ many countries worldwide have either straight-up banned it‚ or allowed it. There aren’t many neutral countries (I.e. allowing certain cases of abortion). On one end of the spectrum‚ you

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  • The Abortion Debate

    Adedayo Adeniyi November 13‚ 2008 Expository writing An abortion is the termination of a pregnancy by the removal or expulsion of an embryo or fetus from the uterus‚ resulting in or caused by its death. An abortion can occur spontaneously due to complications during pregnancy or can be induced. Abortion as a term most commonly refers to the induced abortion of a human pregnancy‚ while spontaneous abortions are usually termed miscarriages. Abortion has a long history and has been induced by various methods

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    The Morality of Abortion Introduction On the issue of the morality of abortion‚ I am a moral non-objectivist. I believe that abortion might be morally wrong for some people ‚ at some times‚ in some situations‚ but it might be morally right for some people‚ at some times‚ in some situation . Reason #1 Although there’s no question about whether the fetus is a biologically human organism or not it does not follow that the fetus is a person‚ and it is persons that have rights‚ including the right

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    Abstract The history of the abortion debate has continued for decades. In today’s society the topic is very demanding and controversial. Prolifer’s as the name proceeds‚ frame the debate as the right to life for the baby. Individuals who are for Pro-choice may or may not address whether the fetus is in fact a life‚ and frame the debate in terms of woman having the right to choose what’s best for their bodies without worrying about the government getting involved. In the following paper I

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    have the consent of the baby’s father to get an abortion? First affirmative In order for a woman to be able to get an abortion‚ she should first have to get the father of the babies consent. Fathers across the nation have been feeling this way for years‚ and it’s time to give them a say in what happens to the baby they helped create. For example‚ take New York couple David and Toni Ostreicher. Toni recently became pregnant‚ and wants to get an abortion. David does not want her to get one‚ but she does

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