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Subject:  Re: Poll: When should abortion be legal/banned Date:  7/11/2013  1:52 PM
Author:  Hawkwin Number:  1888432 of 1977252

The question is who has the right to make such a decision, the people involved or the government.

False choice.

The people have a right to chose, up until a point society, through government, deems otherwise. The unborn need not be a person for society and government to have a role and a reason in limiting a person's ability to terminate something that may be considered less than a person.

I find it rather amazing at times that people (not necessarily you but perhaps) have no issue with no restrictions at all on terminating an unborn human while at the same time extending far more rights and protections on what a person may do to an animal or pet that they own. The animal or pet is not a human but as society, we accept the fact that government has a role in limiting what we may do to that entity.
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