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Subject:  Re: Poll: When should abortion be legal/banned Date:  7/10/2013  11:13 PM
Author:  nigelwhalmsley Number:  1888311 of 2015700

[ A blastocyst or fetus cannot make a decision. ]

"Neither can a new born. Does that give people the right to kill a new born?"

NO. But you knew that, surely.

[ To assign 'personhood' to a fetus is simply silly, and makes no sense at all. ]

"What if your pregnant wife was killed by some monster, which in turn killed the baby. There was no crime committed against the child she was carrying?"

No one said anything of the sort. What does your wild example have to do with my comment?

"Then the flip side, if a