When did you become a person?

When are you a PersonWhen did you become a human?

“I have learned from my earliest medical education that human life begins at the time of conception … I submit that human life is present throughout this entire sequence from conception to adulthood and that any interruption at any point throughout this time constitutes a termination of human life.”

– Dr. Alfred M. Bongiovanni, professor of pediatrics and  obstetrics at the University of Pennsylvania 

When are you a person?

“The term ‘person,’ used in the fifth amendment, is broad enough to include any and every human being within the  jurisdiction of the republic.”

– Justice Stephen J. Field, U. S. Supreme Court 

“If this suggestion of personhood is established, the [abortionist] case, of course, collapses, for the fetus’ right to life would then be guaranteed by the 14th Amendment.”

– Justice Harry Blackmun, Roe v. Wade 


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