Abortion: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Constitutional Amendments of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, Ninety-third Congress, Second Session [-Ninety-fourth Congress, First Session] ...
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Constitutional Amendments
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1974
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第 823 頁 - their parents at conception for God's gift arrived at conception as it is reported in the Bible. "Lo, children are an heritage of the Lord: and the fruit of the womb is his reward." Yes, children are the gift of God and that gift is given at conception. To destroy one of His love gifts is surely a sin.
第 734 頁 - Furthermore, on November 20, 1959, the General Assembly of the United Nations unanimously adopted the Declaration of the Rights of the Child. The preamble to the Declaration states that the child, by reason of his physical and mental immaturity, needs "special safeguards and care, including appropriate legal protection, before as well as after birth
第 129 頁 - right of privacy, whether it be founded in the Fourteenth Amendment's concept of personal liberty and restrictions upon state action, as we feel it is, or, as the District Court determined, in the Ninth Amendment's reservation of rights to the people, is broad enough to encompass a woman's decision whether or not to terminate her pregnancy;
第 249 頁 - the pregnant woman's attending physician. "(c) For the stage subsequent to viability, the state, in promoting its interest in the potentiality of human life, may, if it chooses, regulate, and even proscribe, abortion except where it is necessary, in appropriate medical judgment, for the preservation of the life or health of the mother.
第 129 頁 - [w]e need not resolve the difficult question of when life begins. When those trained in the respective disciplines of medicine, philosophy, and theology are unable to arrive at any consensus, the judiciary, at this point in the development of man's knowledge, is not in a position to speculate as to the answer,
第 163 頁 - pregnant woman's right of free religious exercise. Second, "[n]o right is held more sacred, or is more carefully guarded, by the common law, than the right of every individual to the possession and control of his own person, free from all restraint or interference of others, unless by clear and unquestionable authority of law.
第 313 頁 - for the stage subsequent to approximately the end of the first trimester, the State, in promoting its interests in the health of the mother, may, if it chooses, regulate the abortion procedure in ways that are reasonably related to maternal health. (a) for the stage prior to approximately the end of
第 124 頁 - the crucial issue of fact of when human life begins, When those trained in the respective disciplines of medicine, philosophy, and theology are unable to arrive at any consensus, the judiciary, at this point in the development of man's knowledge, is not in a position to speculate as to the answer.
第 166 頁 - [Constitutional provisions for the security of person and property should be liberally construed. A close and literal construction deprives them of half their efficacy, and leads to gradual depreciation of the right, as if it consisted more in sound than in substance.