- Occurring or performed after the twentieth week of gestation in humans.
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Examples from the Web for late-term
Some, inevitably, want even more—more spending cuts, more restrictions on late-term abortions.End Days for the GOP
September 27, 2013
The Texas crusader let it slip this week that she is badly misinformed on the late-term abortion ban she crusaded against.On Abortion, Wendy Davis Doesn’t Know What She’s Talking About
August 8, 2013
And late-term abortions after the 24th week of pregnancy are flatly illegal.Why Women Went to Kermit Gosnell
May 14, 2013
What we need to learn from the Gosnell case is that late-term abortion is infanticide.Abortion Rights Community Has Become the NRA of the Left
May 6, 2013
Moreover, as Jeffrey Goldberg points out, this has disturbing implications for late-term abortions.Why I Didn't Write About Gosnell's Trial--And Why I Should Have
April 12, 2013