scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 2,013
How come when its us its an abortion and when its a chicken its an omelette said George Carlin Abortion is defined as the removal of an embryo or fetus from the uterus in order to end a pregnancy People who think it is bad say that the fetus is alive a human being who is partially formed and to have an abortion is to kill it and commit murder The people who think it is ok to have an abortion say that it is not murder until and the child is born A woman should be able to choose if they want an abortion because its about her body and she should have a choiceIn the mid-to-late 1800s states began passing laws that made abortion illegal One of the reasons states started to make abortion illegal included fears that the population would be dominated by the children of newly arriving immigrants whose birth rates were higher than those of native women Between 1967 and 1973 one-third of the states revoked their criminal abortion laws Although the right to have an abortion in all states was only made available to American women in 1973 when the Supreme Court struck down the remaining restrictive state laws with its ruling in Roe v Wade The 1973 Supreme Court decision in Roe v Wade made it possible for women to get legal abortions from well-trained doctors The Roe v Wade case was basically about this 21-year-old pregnant woman calledJane Roe She represented all women who wanted abortions but could not get them legally and safely Henry Wade was the Texas Attorney General who defended the law that made abortions illegalAfter the Supreme Court heard the case they ruled that Americans right to privacy included the right of a woman to decide whether or not to bare children and the right of a woman and her doctor to make that decision without the state interferingWomen have abortions for numerous
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA