@_AshleyBratcher would you like to know why there is no abortion law in Canada? A coroner, Martin Shulman, was sick of all the dead women from back alley procedures, so held inquests to make the public see the horror he was seeing. That led to a restrictive law in 1969 1.
Dr. Morgentaler decided to do abortions safely without following the law. He was tried 3 times and no jury would convict him. Everyone would have know a women who died or was maimed by a back alley procedure https://drjengunter.com/2013/06/01/when-abortion-was-illegal-in-canada-and-why-we-must-never-forget/ … 2
The law was challenged by Dr. Morgentaler and deemed unconstitutional by the Supreme Court of Canada in 1988. Because a pregnant person is a human and a fetus is not. 3
Have a blast in Canada @_AshleyBratcher let me know when you want another Canadian history lesson! 3
You can follow @DrJenGunter.
Tip: mention @threader_app on a Twitter thread with the keyword “compile” to get a link to it.
Enjoy Threader? Sign up.
Since you’re here...
... we’re asking visitors like you to make a contribution to support this independent project. In these uncertain times, access to information is vital. Threader gets 1,000,000+ visits a month and our iOS Twitter client was featured as an App of the Day by Apple. Your financial support will help two developers to keep working on this app. Everyone’s contribution, big or small, is so valuable. Support Threader by becoming premium or by donating on PayPal. Thank you.