Running head: ETHICAL AND LEGAL ISSUES IN ABORTION 1 Ethical and Legal Issues in Abortion Student’s Name Institution
ETHICAL AND LEGAL ISSUES IN ABORTION 2 Ethical and Legal Issues in Abortion The issue of abortion has been a center of controversy in many states. It involves terminating the fetus or the embryo before it can survive in the outside world. There is a range of legal and ethical issues that surround the unplanned pregnancy and abortion. Abortion in health advisory centers is supported, and the woman is responsible for the demise of her pregnancy. However, depending on individual morals and values, the ethic of abortion can be right or wrong. The paper gives a summary of the Roe V. Wade case and some of the ethical issues like the criticism that is associated with abortion. The Roe and Wade case took place in 1973 in the supreme court in the United States. The supreme court affirmed access to safe and legal abortion as constitutionally right. The case
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- Fall '19
- Roe v. Wade, Supreme Court of the United States