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Study Finds Parental Involvement in Abortion Correlates with Decreased Suicide Rates

JasonCharleston Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 12:10 PM
nycxj, You better hope Nancy Pelosi or John Boehner's relatives find the cure for cancer. Because otherwise it's not going to be covered under insurance. Or maybe if you find the cure for cancer. Give Nancy or John 80% of the company they will allow it to be covered. John and Nancy passed the bill because they care about you. It's why your leaders so everything. Look at Detroit and Chicago. They do everything for the people.

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,...