Pro Life And Pro Choice Essay
Since the 1970’s, abortion laws have been an endless battle that leaves American woman with little protection or fear of ridicule. In 1973, Roe v. Wade was a step forward when it was decided “before the Supreme Court” that abortion statutes were overstepping the “Ninth and
Fourteenth Amendment rights of” Roe, a single pregnant woman (Roe, 2008). Since then there have been many lawsuits against woman who want to abort a pregnancy and clinic that provide abortion procedures. There are compelling arguments for both Pro-Life and Pro-Choice however there are not enough woman in either three branches of government to make a decision about what a woman wants to do with her body. When federal/state bureaucrats get involved in a woman’s decision to abort a pregnancy it deprives her the rights to a healthy lifestyle based on what she thinks is best for physical and mental body.
When does human life begin? That depends on who you ask, Pro-Life argues that “life begins at conception” and Pro-Choice says that until the fetus can live independently as a separate entity from a woman’s womb it cannot be considered a human life, this is at the earliest
21 weeks (10 Arguments, 2016). Arguably “nearly all abortions take place in the first trimester”
(10 Arguments, 2016). In the matter of rape or incest, the embryo is not viable and forcing women to give birth can cause emotional and “psychological harm to the victim” (10 Arguments,
2016). Taxpayers fund abortion is not…