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Study Finds Parental Involvement in Abortion Correlates with Decreased Suicide Rates

Henry VIII Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 11:12 AM
"Teenage kids have been getting pregnant since the beginning of human evolution." People used to have a lifespan of 28 years too; We've evolved since then! Good behavior and smart choices starts with a nuclear family. Why do you libs work so hard to destroy the nuclear family?
RGR25 Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 11:24 AM
I'm assuming that "nuclear family" that you are praising can also include same-sex parents.

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,...