The Fight To Keep Rights

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In the newspaper article, "House Passes Partial Birth Abortion Ban , Jim Abrams reports on the passage of the ban on partial abortion and the controversies that this ban presents. On Thursday October 2, 2003 the House of Representatives voted, 281-142, for the ban of the procedure known as partial abortion. The banned procedure involves the termination of a pregnancy in the second or third trimester by partially delivering the fetus and then puncturing it in the skull. Doctors who perform this procedure, after it's banning, will be charged as criminals "subject to up to two years in prison. 1 The Republican led House has passed this bill annually, though vetoed twice by President Bush. The basis of this bill is on the health and ethical issues posed by

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