"With all that modern medicine has to offer, partial-birth abortions are not needed to save the life of the mother, and the procedure’s impact on a woman’s cervix can put future pregnancies at risk."
Former Surgeon General C. Everett Koop, M.D.
Originally Posted by DaKCMan AP
If complications happen and it comes to aborting the baby or the woman dies and the law says the baby cannot be aborted causing the woman to die -- isn't that murder?
Letter to the Editor The New York Times, September 26, 1996
"Most partial-birth abortions are performed on healthy mothers with healthy babies," and "there is no obstetrical situation that requires the willful destruction of a partially delivered baby to protect the life, health or future of a woman."
Nancy Romer, M.D., Curtis Cook, M.D., Pamela Smith, M.D. and Joseph DeCook, M.D.
Letter to the Editor The Wall Street Journal, October 14, 1996