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Study Finds Parental Involvement in Abortion Correlates with Decreased Suicide Rates

Basset Hound Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 2:39 PM
"Girls dream and will always dream of a prince that will fall in love with them because of who they are." Sadly, Marie, that's not always the case. There's a contingency of young women who will say straight up that the concept of wanting to have such a relationship as you describe makes them want to vomit. They openly proclaim that they have LOTS of partners, use men, are used by men and are totally, completely happy, confident and satisfied with their lives. I truly feel sad for such soul-less monsters.

A study entitled, “The Effect of Parental Involvement Laws on Youth Suicide” conducted from 1987 to 2003, found that a law requiring parental consent before a minor can have an abortion correlated with a 11 – 21 percent drop in suicides among 15-17-year-olds. The research comes from the Center for Disease Control Mortality Reports and concludes the results “are consistent with the hypothesis that parental involvement laws…serve to protect young females from depression and what have been termed ‘stressful life events.’”

The Guttmacher Institute lists a chart of each state’s parental consent laws for abortion. Only three, Kansas,...