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Abortion and Minors

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Abortion and Minors

Abortion and Minors

Abortion and Minors

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Kathy Lohr reports on the national debate over minors' access to abortions. Many states have passed parental involvement laws. One mother says if the state had informed her, she could have talked her daughter out of having an abortion. Other parents say they should NOT be notified because the law forces some minors to go underground, where they get illegal and unsafe abortions.