Abortion Is The Killing Of A Pregnancy After Conception

1822 Words Dec 10th, 2015 8 Pages
Many women may get pregnant at a time of their life where they may not be able to take care of a child. An option for these women is to give their child up for adoption or to have an abortion. Everyone has a different opinion on abortions whether or not it’s the right or wrong thing to do.” Every single day silent deaths are happening amongst Americans. Every single year, this silent horror kills about as many Americans as have been killed on all the battlefields in all of the wars in U.S. history combined (Snyder, 2012)”. Abortion has been around for many years but has also been such a touchy subject. An abortion is the killing of a pregnancy after conception. This action allows for women to end their pregnancies. Many people feel that abortion may be ok under certain circumstances while others feel that it shouldn’t be allowed at all. People who feel that abortion should be ok is if a women can’t support the baby, relationship problems with the other half, and because they feel that they have made a mistake. In my opinion I am against abortion. It is wrong to take an innocent life away. Over the years, laws and attitudes concerning abortion have changed and it has become a very well talked about topic.
Abortion had been an illegal act for many years. It had become illegal in 1973 in a landmark decision, the U.S. Supreme Court decided that the right to an abortion was part of a woman 's right to privacy. This had been called the Roe vs Wade act. The U.S. Supreme Court,…
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