Abortion should definitely be legal. . Many arguments against that statement would be that she would be killing an innocent life that cannot speak for itself, but by oppressing the right of a woman's decision, you are in fact limiting that right to the speech of a born citizen. It does not make sense to limit the right of speech for those who are born and make conscious decisions for those not born. It may not be practical for the women to kill her infant and she could give up her baby for adoption, but after delivery, a mother will feel the need to take care of the baby as her own, which usually is not practical for her financial state. Most women, around 83.4% , who opt for adoption are either in high school, or in a financial state not able to provide for her child, causing an increase in the individual's poverty line. According to the 14th Amendment, we all have equal rights, and since the baby can not live outside of its mother, the mother must be able to choose over her body,
Abortion IS killing in innocent life that you made yourself it is YOUR fault you should ALWAYS keep the baby and then put them up for adoption it is unjust and you are killing your creation if you abort your baby you are nothing but selfish.
A baby isn't always planned. Contraception methods (a condom) may fail in the last minute, so even if safe sex is practiced, its not always the women's fault for having this baby in the first place. Also, when women are raped, as if violation is not shameful enough, they must also carry a life inside of them that shares their nutrients with them on top of the burden? The 14th amendment says we all have the freedom and equal rights as everyone around us. Whether a person is responsible or irresponsible for their actions doesn"t change the fact that they have the freedom to choose and act to begin with. It is the not the place of government to legislate against woman's choices. Research shows that an unwanted child in the womb is exposed to a variety of circumstances outside the womb, so if the mother is not happy with this pregnancy, her actions will psychologically impact the child for the rest of their life, growing up as mentally ill or portraying themselves as failures later on.
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Con's only argument is that abortion is murder, but he fails to prove that a fetus is alive or that it is a human. On the other hand, Pro points out several examples of reasons why abortion should be allowed, such as rape, failed contraceptives, and a mother too young to raise a child, and explains why these are valid reasons to allow abortion.
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