Originally Posted by jillio
Because unless the mother's life is at stake, it is illegal to do so after 12 weeks. An abortion for personal reasons can only be requested and performed up to 12 weeks.
Not in some states such as UK, abortion is legal up to the 24th weeks of pregnancy and if the mother's life is at risk, there's no time limit.
Grey JCR :: Abortion
And some abortions are performed up to 13 weeks too.
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