Category Archives: Anti-Choice Abortions

Mother forces incest victim to have abortion

Ruth, who became an alcoholic after she aborted her baby, describes forcing her teenage daughter to have an abortion years later: “I continued drinking and my husband took custody of the kids. He got drunk one night, molested my daughter … Continue reading

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Woman pressured into abortion: “our love turned to dust”

Writer Mary Kenny wrote about a woman whose partner pressured her into an abortion. She says: “When I said I was pregnant,” wrote one young woman, “It just didn’t seem to register with my lover. “Well, you can get rid of it, can’t … Continue reading

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Husband insists on abortion, wife regrets it

From a woman who had an abortion: “I was married: I was married to a man I loved. It’s no good crying poverty to me because I’ve been poor all my life until relatively recently. I knew that his mother … Continue reading

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Study finds 48% of postabortion women were coerced

Jessica Stanton writes about a study on how postabortion women were coerced into abortions: “In a study conducted by Dr. Angela Lanfranchi, Dr. Ian Gentles, and Dr. Elizabeth Ring–Cassidy published in 2013 in Complications: Abortion’s Impact on Women, the authors asked … Continue reading

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Counselor: parents force teens to have abortions

JoAnne Crough, professional counselor at Meier Clinics office in Pittsburgh, discusses coerced abortion:: “This happens more often than you might think. In most cases it’s the teen or woman’s parents who suggest this way of dealing with the pregnancy. They … Continue reading

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Abortion worker: Sometimes men come to force women

An abortion clinic worker said: Some men come in to be supportive, but some come to make sure the woman has the abortion – in other words to keep up the pressure on her. Another abortion worker states: Some of … Continue reading

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Woman asks to be denied an abortion

Author Mary Kenny, who did much research for her book on abortion, tells the following story of a woman who begged to be denied an abortion: “Please refuse me an abortion,” begged a 26 year-old, pregnant with her third child, to … Continue reading

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Nurse pressures woman with kidney stones to abort baby

A woman named Valerie Finnegan told the following story in a comment on a Live Action article: They lie about what abortion really is- routinely, and sometimes they do worse. I was in the ER for kidney stones when I … Continue reading

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Woman coerced into unwanted abortion

Brittany Weston of South Dakota was a woman coerced into abortion by her boyfriend: “I was very emotionally dependent on Joe and I thought I needed his approval. Whatever consent, if any, was given at all, it was under pressure, against … Continue reading

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Parents try to coerce teens into late abortions

From Mary Kenny, who did a great deal of research on abortion for her book: “Sometimes a younger woman will be pressed into a late abortion by her parents – in this case it is the parents who are panicking – … Continue reading

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