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  •  How is the reporting law constitutional? (4.00)
    How can they charge this woman with failing to report the abortion to the coroner, when doing so makes her liable for investigation and prosecution in the abortion?

    I can't imagine a clearer case of a Fifth Amendment prohibition on self-incrimination, even though IANAL.

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    by Dallasdoc on Mon May 02, 2005 at 08:17:40 PM PDT

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