As the 2019-2020 legislative session continues, some politicians in South Carolina are trying to interfere with a woman's access to pregnancy planning methods.
"Personhood," a bill which would grant full legal rights to a fertilized egg, has now been introduced in both the South Carolina House and Senate.
By defining “personhood” from the moment of fertilization, before pregnancy has occurred, this bill would:
Such outcomes would deprive individuals of control over their fertility and deprive a woman of control over her body. It’s time we tell legislators that this is not okay.
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