Did I Kill My Baby Boy? And If I Had Been in MIssissippi, Would I Be Facing Prison?
See all our coverage on Mississippi Initiative 26 here.
In 1996, I suffered a second-trimester spontaneous abortion, (miscarriage). It ranks as one of the worst experiences of my life, losing a fetus that was hoped for, longed for, and for whom a future had been imagined.
Next week, Mississippi votes on a “personhood” amendment that would define personhood as occurring when the egg is fertilized (not implanted, prior to this, fertilization).