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Say, you wanna go abortion doctor huntin’? Come to South Dakota

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I kid you not – the Republicans in the South Dakota House have introduced a bill allowing for justifiable homicide for those who harm the unborn:

FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to expand the definition of justifiable homicide to provide for the protection of certain unborn children.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. That § 22-16-34 be amended to read as follows:

22-16-34. Homicide is justifiable if committed by any person while resisting any attempt to murder such person, or to harm the unborn child of such person in a manner and to a degree likely to result in the death of the unborn child, or to commit any felony upon him or her, or upon or in any dwelling house in which such person is.

Section 2. That § 22-16-35 be amended to read as follows:

22-16-35. Homicide is justifiable if committed by any person in the lawful defense of such person, or of his or her husband, wife, parent, child, master, mistress, or servant, or the unborn child of any such enumerated person, if there is reasonable ground to apprehend a design to commit a felony, or to do some great personal injury, and imminent danger of such design being

See here, here, and here for more detail.

This is what we like to call, ‘The Final Solution.’ Or, perhaps, drawing your beliefs to the final conclusion. If you make an abortion a crime, what do you do to those who have them or perform them, and like this bill, with no exemption? Is it a misdemeanor like a parking ticket. It won’t pass – and more than likely, will not see the end of the day, but the fact is, is that more than one sponsor signed on to this.

I wonder if this also includes mothers who smoke, drink, or people who speed with a pregnant woman in their car, or live in Baton Rouge (cancer ally)?

Enhanced by ZemantaThe author of the bill says that it has absolutely nothing to do with abortion… and the income tax had nothing to do with health care either when it was first introduced (although I don’t believe the author of the bill)…