The fruits of fetal personhood?
November 14, 2012 3:29 PM Subscribe
Despite repeated requests over a three-day period by both Halappanavar and her husband that the pregnancy be terminated, physicians refused. At one point, a consultant told the couple, “As long as there is a fetal heartbeat we can't do anything.”
The fetus was removed on October 25 after its heart stopped beating.
Halappanavar had moved to Ireland from India with her husband in 2008.
This post was deleted for the following reason: We have an existing open abortion thread, please link to this there. A single link news story is not a great way to make a post on a historically very touchy topic. -- jessamyn
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