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So you're saying that even when there's a beating heart, it's still a woman's choice and that it's not a child until after it leaves the womb? Or do you have a point where you deem it a child?

Let's take two extremes as a starting point and work backwards.

1 - the date of conception...ok, have an abortion the next day. It's not a child.

2 - the day before labor begins. Can I assume you'd have a problem with an abortion on that day? If not the exercise is moot.

So those are the two extremes. Most Americans are in favor of early abortions and against late term (3rd trimester ones)

So where is the line in your view? At what point does the government have the responsibility to protect the child whom the mother is carrying? Afterall if the government's responsibility is to protect the most helpless in society, who's more helpless than a child who is viable outside the womb but hasn't been born yet?

Is that the standard? Viability? First heart beat?

Calling it reproductive rights is absurb since it's all about terminating the pregancy.
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