The Right to Choose Essay
In cases of incest victims who have been subjected to the hayness act should not be forced to go through the delivery of a child. The young person who has been molested by a family member has already been traumatized to the point where from an emotional stand point she may not understand why she is having an abortion. Because children are victimized by someone they should be able to trust and depend on, they may not realize that the abuse is wrong and not their fault. A child has not yet fully developed the true sense of the meaning of life. She has not been allowed to fully develop both in the physical or mental state. If the child has become pregnant form the abuse is right for her to have an abortion?
Pro-Lifers believe that for no reason a person should abort. However does it make sense to put a young woman life in this position?. As I read “Prenatal tests, genetics, and abortion”by William Slanton,I was saddened to read the story of a young child whom went to have an abortion at the age of 13. The adolescent was brought in by her 23 year old foster brother. 7 months later the same young child came back to the clinic in which she had the previous abortion to undergo the same procedure. The problem is that