Because freedom can't protect itself
Well I think if a woman knowing gets pregnant then she should get help for whatever she is dealing with. If she wants to be woman enough and get pregnant then she needs to woman up and get doing whatever she is doing. I think that what she did is child abuse. She put her baby in harms way knowingly! Just think of the baby and what it will have to deal with once it is born!
Just where is she going to get the help for her underlying health condition? Most hospitals and rehabs have limited room they just dry them out. The states and counties have cut these programs because they do not have the money. If they do not admit to their problem it does no good anyway. She alone is responsible for what she has done to her child. It is not someone else's fault.
ACLU, I support what you are trying to do almost 100% of the time. This one I'm not so sure about. At some point, don't we have to stop people from making decisions that recklessly endanger others. I'm not sure you're entirely wrong here, but this issue has two sides.
Good article, nice work. I'm gonna go listen to that podcast at Below the Waist, and maybe we'll follow up on doing a video piece on this.
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