Past president of American College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists on fetal pain

A  past president of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists explains that unborn babies react to pain in the womb:

“It can be clearly demonstrated that fetuses seek to evade certain stimuli in a manner which in an infant or an adult would be interpreted as a reaction to pain.”

Richard T.F. Schmidt, M.D., Past President of American College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Statement, February 13, 1984.

“ABORTION A Briefing Book For Canadian Legislators” Campaign Life Coalition NATIONAL PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE July 2002

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Sarah Terzo is a freelance writer and journalist who works for Live Action. She is a member of the board of The Pro-life Alliance of Gays and Lesbians and Consistent Life.
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