Pat Davis

Abortions after rape is tampering with evidence, so says a US lawmaker

It isn’t just our politicians who are batshit crazy, get a load of this Republican lawmaker in New Mexico who thinks that abortions after rape is tampering with evidence:

A Republican lawmaker in New Mexico introduced a bill on Wednesday that would legally require victims of rape to carry their pregnancies to term in order to use the fetus as evidence for a sexual assault trial.

House Bill 206, introduced by state Rep. Cathrynn Brown (R), would charge a rape victim who ended her pregnancy with a third-degree felony for “tampering with evidence.”? Read more »

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