A Century Old “Heartbeat Bill” In The Philippines
By Featuresdesk (ICG) on June 12, 2019
Earlier this May, the US signed a law called the “Heartbeat Bill” which according to news, seeks to make abortion illegal as soon as the fetus’ heartbeat is detectable. In most cases, this is at the six-week mark of a pregnancy – before many women even know they are pregnant. This law has no exceptions for rape or incest.
Here in the Philippines there are facts on abortion you should know about that are similar to “Heartbeat Bill”.