Abortion Should Not Be Legal Essays

1054 Words Mar 11th, 2016 5 Pages
Every day, more than 3,000 American babies are killed by Abortion. Abortion is the purposeful termination of a pregnancy. There are many ways to deal with a pregnancy, but many choose abortion because it is more convenient. There are many things wrong with abortion and even knowing these things people still support and fund it. In conclusion, abortion shouldn’t be legal because it has hardly any restrictions on it, it kills a baby, and it can cause medical problems. First, abortion shouldn’t be legal because there are hardly any restrictions on it. Some states do have some restrictions whereas some states have no restrictions at all. Eventually, by having restrictions on abortions it will help lower the amount of babies killed every year. According to a Guttmacher study of women, 86% of all abortions performed were done for the sake of convenience. So, if there are restrictions on abortions than that percentage would go down and not as many problems would arise. Planned Parenthood states that, “the federal abortion ban criminalizes abortions in the second trimester of pregnancy.” This ban is one example of a restriction that has been put on abortion nationwide. There are other restrictions that go by state ,but not as many are nationwide. Overall, even though there may be some restrictions there aren’t enough to decrease the overwhelming amount of babies killed each year because of abortion procedures. The second reason that abortion shouldn’t be legal is because it…

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