A recurring flaw with modern claims about induced abortion legality in early America is that they are seen through the lens of modern medicine. However, in the eighteenth century, there were no ultrasound images, no fetal stethoscopes, no home pregnancy tests, and really no way to reliably confirm pregnancy until a woman could feel movement […]
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Daniel Gump researches abortion as it relates to legal status and other issues in the United States. He publishes his work through his Patreon account: https://www.patreon.com/danielgump.
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[Today’s guest article is by Daniel Gump.] House Resolution 3755, entitled the Women’s Health Protection Act of 2021, was introduced and referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce on June 8, 2021. It narrowly passed the House of Representatives 218-211 on September 24th and was sent to the Senate as S.1975, where it […]
Today’s guest post is by Daniel Gump. After passage of the Texas Heartbeat Act (Senate Bill 8), numerous misinformation campaigns have led to confusion among the general public as to what the legislation covers and how violations are handled. Because of this, I have encountered several of the same questions and inaccurate statements repeated on […]
Summary of Pennsylvania’s Final Disposition of Fetal Remains Act Today’s guest post is by Daniel Gump. On January 11, 2021, Pennsylvania Representative Francis Ryan reintroduced the Final Disposition of Fetal Remains Act (House Bill No. 118) to The General Assembly of Pennsylvania. He previously introduced it to the committee on health in September 2019. This […]