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Abortion for Disabled Babies: Who’s to Blame?

Dean284 Wrote: Feb 15, 2013 6:05 PM
The option of aboration was not available, I was being honest in my assement. In addtion the ability of determining the well being of the child was not available. Until you are faced with these options I would not make a decision based on the above for another. At the time babys were aborted simple because they were babys as many are now. I now feel that these are immoral acts but back then it was not a decsion I could have made.

Jennifer Morbelli’s baby had a name. The baby registry was complete, filled with already-purchased items like the book “I’ll Love You Forever.” The nursery was set up. Jennifer Morbelli’s baby, Madison Leigh, was a wanted child—and only seven weeks shy of birth.

Instead, mother and child both died last week from a botched late-term abortion. After learning that Madison had severe birth defects and a short life expectancy, Jennifer and her husband turned to Leroy Carhart, one of the only doctors in the country who performs third-trimester abortions. On February 7th, Jennifer was rushed to the emergency room. (When...