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Abortion By Myia Canty

What is an Abortion?

6 Weeks

10 Weeks

20 Weeks

12 Weeks

Why is it relevant?

Current Law

Why is life the better choice?

Why should someone have the right to terminate a pregnancy?

2% Of women have abortions each year

We have bigger issues to worry about before we get rid of abortion

Special Interest Groups ●

Planned Parenthood ○

NARAL Pro-Choice America ○

National Organization for Women ○

Emily’s List ○

Planned Parenthood Maine Action Fund (Local Support) ○

Representative to Contact ● Chellie Pingree ○

2 Portland Fish Pier, Suite 304 Portland, ME 04101 Phone (207) 774-5019 Toll Free 1-888-862-6500 Fax (207) 871-0720

Call to Action

Works Cited Ballaro, Beverly and Geraldine Wagner. "Late-Term Abortion: An Overview." Points of View: Late-Term Abortion, Jan. 2017, p. 1. EBSCOhost, ogin.aspx?direct=true&db=pwh&AN=23411791&site=pov-live. Jacobs, W.E. and Nancy Sprague. "Point: Parents Must Be Notified in Advance of an Abortion on Women under 18." Points of View: Abortion & Minors, 3/1/2016, p. 2. EBSCOhost, ogin.aspx?direct=true&db=pwh&AN=23234488&site=pov-live.

Works Cited (cont.) Lee, Deborah and Cheryl Bourassa. "Counterpoint: Mandatory Notification of Parents in Advance of an Abortion for Girls under 18 Is Wrong and Dangerous." Points of View: Abortion & Minors, 3/1/2016, p. 3. EBSCOhost, px?direct=true&db=pwh&AN=23234498&site=pov-live. “Maine Revised Statutes.” Title 22, §1597-A: Consent to a Minor's Decision to Have an Abortion, Rich, Alex K. and Geraldine Wagner. "Abortion: An Overview." Points of View: Abortion, 30 Sept. 2016, p. 1. EBSCOhost, rue&db=pwh&AN=22826417&site=pov-live.

Abortion public policy  
Abortion public policy