why is abortion legal if killing a pregnant woman is counted as double murder?

you're whole arguement about why abortion should be legal is that a fetus is not a living person. yet killing a pregnant woman is counted as double murder. by this law, abortion should be illegal. please explain why abortion is not illegal?

Asked By: crazy razorback fan - 12/6/2011
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Basically, it comes down to whether the mother wants the child or not. If she wants the child, it would be murder. If she doesn't want the child, she's free to have him/her killed herself... More
Answered By: sparki777 - 12/7/2011
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i dont know
Answered By: Carlos - 12/6/2011
It only counts as double murder if the pregnancy is in late stage and the baby could have been delivered and survived... More
Answered By: Hello Friend - 12/6/2011
Thank you for posting this question. I don't have an answer but I agree with you 100%! Who's idea was it that people just get to decide when a fetus is considered a human being?? Killing the baby no matter what stage of life it is in is murder. Plain and simple.
Answered By: smilisa89 - 12/6/2011
Most abortions are done when it's just a cluster of cells, not a baby and not a fetus. it doesn't have have a heart or brain or anything that makes it human, just cells... More
Answered By: Jess - 12/6/2011
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