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The coexistence of opposite and conflicting feelings about abortion is
centuries old. Disagreements between public policy, morality and
individual behavior on this issue existed even at the time of Plato and
Aristotle. In the past few decades abortion issue has been brought into
sharper focus an ....
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.... showed through
and gives us the rights we have today. In 1965 Griswold v. Connecticut
upheld the right the right to privacy and ended the ban on birth control.
Eight years later, the Supreme Court ruled the right to privacy included
abortions. In Roe vs. Wade Supreme Court stated that it is the women's
right to have an abortion if she so chooses. In Jan 1988 the abortion
section of the Criminal Code of Canada was struck down in Morgentaler
decision. (Gentles, 13). Most arguments aga ....
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