Top 3 things to know about abortion in Canada:
There are NO laws regarding abortion in Canada. That means there is no protection for the unborn according to Canadian law.
Without any laws regarding abortion in Canada, a baby can be aborted any time throughout the 9 months of pregnancy. That means that even the day before birth, the mother can abort her baby if she wants to.
1) Inadequate finances. 2) Not ready for responsibility. 3) Woman’s life would be changed too much.
The Canadian Criminal Code of Canada’s definition of when a child becomes a human being reads exactly is based on antiquated law written in 1953.
It states: “A child becomes a human being within the meaning of this Act when it has completely proceeded, in a living state, from the body of its mother, whether or not
a) it has breathed;
b) it has independent circulation; or
c) the navel string is severed.”
A third trimester induction abortion is performed at 25 weeks when a baby is almost fully-developed and is considered viable, meaning he or she could survive outside the womb. The baby will be killed by injecting a lethal substance that causes cardiac arrest, and induces the mother’s labor to deliver her baby stillborn.
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