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Response to Maru Kitteh (Original post)

Thu Dec 8, 2016, 11:28 AM

25. You can't get an abortion before a heartbeat is detected, IIRC.

Clinics and doctors vary on how soon you can get a first-trimester abortion - usually it's 5 to 6 weeks after your last menstrual period (LMP).

People won't realize it, but that law effectively bans abortion. Alternatively, women would have to take the abortion pill very early on--at greater cost, without medical assistance, and with no clarity on whether the pregnancy would have ended on its own (without intervention) before 12 weeks.

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