What more do you need to get an abortion? Her guardian supports the wish, why can two courts deny it?Florida abortion law requires parents to consent before a minor can have an abortion. But underage teens can also circumvent the consent requirement by asking for a waiver from a state circuit court judge. According to the appeal court’s decision, the teen’s guardian supports the teen’s wish to get an abortion.
WTF? A 16-year old isn't "mature enough" to get an abortion? Conversely you could say she shouldn't be mature enough to be a mom, right? This is so f'ed up...
What more do you need to get an abortion? Her guardian supports the wish, why can two courts deny it?
Ginni Thomas’s links to anti-abortion groups who lobbied to overturn Roe
Analysis of ‘amicus briefs’ shows how closely Clarence Thomas’s wife was entwined with rightwing effort to reverse 1973 ruling