A woman named Jennie McCormack conducted her own abortion on a 21-week pregnancy. Jennie was arrested for a law that has never been enforced; it states that it is illegal for a woman to induce her own abortion. Jennie was a single mother, unmarried, and lived on 250 dollars a month, and already had three children. This case has many problems, not only for the court system, but also for laws, and for both pro-life, and pro-choice advocates. This entire controversy is a whole new step in abortion, and maybe the next Roe v. Wade.
This case is a very important case, because neither pro-choice... [+] Read more