Murder Is Illegal. Abortions Should Be Illegal Essays

827 Words Mar 11th, 2016 4 Pages
Murder is illegal
Abortions should be illegal. I will be addressing some adverse points as to why this act of immortality should be banned under every circumstance once again in the United States. My three main points include the fact that these unborn babies are being stripped of their right to life, abortion under no circumstance should be prohibited, and the ugly truth that abortion is murder in the brutalist of form. In 1973 the United States began terminating the lives of unborn babies after they first terminated their rights’ to the 14th Amendment. Which guarantees that no state shall “deprive any person of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law” (New). Women are claiming the government has no say in what they do with their bodies. If abortion was to be illegal women would lose the rights to their own bodies (Pomeroy). However, in this statement the unborn baby also loses right’s. These aborted babies loose the right to their life. If I am 21 and I want to go to a bar and take 7 shots of Tequila the government can’t stop me. However, the government knowing that people have done this before have already passed laws protecting the lives of those who I could potentially harm with my decision to intoxicate myself. It’s not illegal for me to drink, but it is illegal to drink in drive because the government is protecting the lives of those I could harm with my decisions. The same principle is apparent for women who have conceived a child. The government…

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