Sunday, February 6, 2011

Georgia Bill Would Ban Abortion After 20 Weeks

macon.com: Bill: Ban abortions in state after 20 weeks, by Maggie Lee:

A bill filed in the Georgia Legislature would ban all abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy, a proposal sponsors call the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act.

Twenty weeks is the cutoff point, said state Rep. Allen Peake, R-Macon, because “fetuses can feel pain at 20 weeks,” he said. . . .

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