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One in ten babies born under
abortion limit survives

Telegraph [UK], by Rebecca Smith

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Posted By:markinalpine, 10/11/2012 12:12:39 PM

Out of 750 babies born before 24 weeks in the womb, 92 lived for at least a year, the infant mortality data from the Office of National Statistics show. The figures from 2010 are sure to reignite the abortion debate following comments by Jeremy Hunt, the new Health Secretary and Maria Miller, the new women's minister that the current 24 week limit should be lower. David Cameron has ruled out a new Parliamentary debate on the limit. The figures show that five babies born at less than 22 weeks gestation out of 247 born alive, lived for

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However the obysmal won would have us dump near full term babies on the medical waste pile if it dares to survive an "abortion" attempt!

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: gnosticsrus, 10/11/2012 12:30:31 PM     (No. 8925857)

So, "blobs of tissue" not human life are born alive (somehow, magically), and wind up surviving an abortion procedure? Have I got that straight?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: msjena, 10/11/2012 2:22:04 PM     (No. 8926127)

Roe v. Wade is a decision that is at war with medicine and science. Did anyone know, in 1973, that the fetus, even at the moment of conception, had its own unique DNA? Or that medical technology would advance to the point of saving lives at or before 24 weeks? Whatever anyone thinks of abortion, Roe v. Wade is one of the worst decisions ever by the Supreme Court. Its ruling on trimesters is legislation from the bench, pure and simple. Outmoded legislation can be changed through the democratic process. Supreme Court decisions cannot.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: veritas, 10/11/2012 4:14:53 PM     (No. 8926465)

Not to worry.

The Butcher of the Illinois Senate can straighten it out for the Brits.

Can't you, Stinky?

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