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View Diary: Republicans at it Again - Fetal "Right to Life" Bill Submitted (30 comments)

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  •  That wording doesn't get you there (0+ / 0-)

    "every human being" still only protects cell masses that a judge will rule meet the definition of "human being." That takes you right back to the same philosophical/theological/linguistic debate as for "person": does it include pre-born fetuses after the viability mark? before the viability mark? when it's just a 4-cell blob in a test tube? Eliminating the word "born" makes it possible to have that debate, but does not guarantee any particular outcome for it.

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