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Top : Society : Issues : Abortion (231 web sites)
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Abortion Debates and Polls
Pro and Con forum.
http://www.youdebate.com/abortion.htm

Abortion Law Development: A Brief Overview
An overview of legislative issues and court rulings affecting the abortion issue, including federal funding of abortion, partial birth abortion, parental notification, and spousal consent.
http://www.policyalmanac.org/culture/archive/crs_abortion_overview.shtml

Abortion Policies: A Global Review
United Nations Population Division report on abortion laws and policies around the world, including a country-by-country survey. [Documents are in PDF and DOC formats.]
http://www.un.org/esa/population/publications/abortion/index.htm

Abortion: All Sides of the Issue
ReligiousTolerance.org site describes the issues and various religious and ethical perspectives.
http://www.religioustolerance.org/abortion.htm

Abortion: History of Abortion in the United States
Article on the history of abortion in the United States, plus links to further information on abortion in the US and around the world. Includes prochoice and prolife links.
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/abortionuslegal/a/abortion.htm

Almanac of Policy Issues: Abortion
News, background information, and links on abortion policy, including Roe v. Wade, RU-486, fetal tissue research, and related issues.
http://www.policyalmanac.org/culture/abortion.shtml

Fetal Psychology
Research study published in Psychology Today (Oct. 1998) addresses the relative developmental capabilities of the human fetus at particular gestation points. Relevant to abortion considerations.
http://www.leaderu.com/orgs/tul/psychtoday9809.html

Frontline: Abortion Clinic
A PBS archived documentary on an abortion clinic in Chester, Pennsylvania, along with an investigation on the women who went there and why. (April 18, 1983)
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/twenty/watch/abortion.html

Is it Possible to be both "Pro-Life" and "Pro-Choice"?
Essay by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan seeking a middle ground in the abortion debate.
http://www.2think.org/abortion.shtml

Just Facts - Abortion
Large collection of short "facts" about scientific, constitutional, political and other aspects of the abortion debate. Fully footnoted to identify the sources of the information.
http://www.justfacts.com/abortion.asp

On Abortion: A Lincolnian Position
Principled yet pragmatic, Lincoln's stand on slavery offers a basis for a new politics of civility that is at once anti-abortion and pro-choice. Published in the Atlantic Monthly, September 1995.
http://www.theatlantic.com/issues/95sep/abortion/abortion.htm

Planned Parenthood v. Casey
Supreme Court verdict on five provisions of the Pennsylvania Abortion Control Act of 1982.
http://www.law.cornell.edu/supct/html/91-744.ZS.html

Pro Choice Talk
An issue neutral, free public forum organization for abortion debate. Contains articles, essays, member posted facts, quotes and different views on the legal abortion issue.
http://forum.prochoicetalk.com/

Respect for Life
An organization that calls itself anti-abortion yet pro-choice, and seeks to keep abortion legal and lessen it through increased birth control initiatives.
http://www.respectforlife.org/

Roe v. Wade (1973)
The U.S. Supreme Court decision which struck down many state laws restricting abortion. At the Legal Information Institute (Cornell University).
https://www.law.cornell.edu/supremecourt/text/410/113

Should Abortion Be Legalised in Queensland, Australia?
Student's argumentative essay on the social issues and legislation on abortion in the state of Queensland, Australia, including links to related sites.
http://www.bladesplace.id.au/abortion-law-queensland.html

Stenberg v. Carhart
U.S. Supreme Court opinions on the controversial Nebraska partial-birth abortion case. Hosted by Cornell's Legal Information Institute.
http://www.law.cornell.edu/supct/html/99-830.ZS.html

Summary of Abortion Laws Around the World
Gives abortion laws and restrictions in over 192 nations and territories.
http://www.pregnantpause.org/lex/world02.htm

The Abortion Debate
One person's attempt to take a rational look at the abortion debate, exposing flaws in the arguments on both sides. This is the preface from The Abortion Debate, a booklet for sale.
http://www.garlikov.com/abortion.html

The Guardian - Abortion
Collected news, analysis and commentary about the topic.
http://www.theguardian.com/world/abortion

The New York Times - Abortion
Collection of recent and archived news and commentary, photos, multimedia and selected web resources.
http://www.nytimes.com/topic/subject/abortion

Wall Street Journal - Abortion
News articles and commentary relating to the topic.
http://topics.wsj.com/subject/A/Abortion/1688