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Sunday, February 11, 2024

A Texas man who drugged his wife's drinks in an attempt to induce an abortion was sentenced to 180 days in jail and 10 years on probation.

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"felony assault to induce abortion"

I'm curious at what point this crime was spelled out for the first time.

#1 | Posted by Dbt2 at 2024-02-10 11:56 AM | Reply

180 days when a man commits Attempted Fetus Murder.

If the woman had done this to herself, she'd get ten years.

#2 | Posted by snoofy at 2024-02-10 02:19 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 2

@#2

twitter.com

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Ken Paxton said mask mandates were a violation of "liberty and individual choice" and an example of "government overreach", but forcing a woman to carry a nonviable fetus despite threats to her health is not.

This ain't about liberty.

This is about men controlling women.

Period.
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#3 | Posted by LampLighter at 2024-02-11 02:14 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

It should be a more severe penalty. But it has nothing to do with abortion. I'd say this about any crime where someone was given drugs without consent.

#4 | Posted by Whatsleft at 2024-02-11 03:11 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

It never ceases to amaze me that people think only women want to terminate pregnancies.

#5 | Posted by RightisTrite at 2024-02-12 07:00 AM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

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