Can the mother of a pregnant 16-year-old force her to have an abortion?

Answer Answer If you live in the united states no one can legally force you to get an abortion under any circumstances. Make sure the doctor is aware of your wishes and he will refuse to perform the proc... Read More »

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Can your mother force you to have an abortion?

No, the choice is yours. The choice is always only the female who carries the fetus even when she's a minor. Your mother is your guardian but you are the guardian of the fetus.

Can the parents of a pregnant minor force her to have an abortion?

Answer No. A minor who is a mother or is pregnant is presumed by law in all states to have equal legal rights to her child as would an adult. No one can force her to have an abortion, place the ch... Read More »

In Missouri can parents force an abortion or adoption on their pregnant minor daughter?

I was not able to find anything in writing giving parents the ability to force the daughter into having an abortion, but I found tons of proposed legislation and grass roots efforts against forced ... Read More »

Can a 16 year old girl keep her unborn child or consider adoption if her mother does not agree and wants her to have an abortion in the state of Missouri?

It's the female that carries the fetus that decides, no one else. She is the guardian of the fetus or baby when it's born. Not her parents or anyone else no matter what her age is. It's the same in... Read More »