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Pregnant and frightened

July 29, 2006

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AFTER THE US Senate passed a bill Tuesday restricting access to abortion for minors, supporters claimed a great victory for ``parental rights." That's an important principle, but it shouldn't obscure the concrete reality of desperate young women facing unwanted pregnancies. Criminalizing the act of driving minors to abortion clinics in other states won't do anything to reduce teen pregnancy, but ... (Full article: 459 words)

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