Claim: Prior to 20 Weeks, a Fetus Is Not a Person

  • A person possess an individual human personality

  • Prior to 20 weeks’ gestation, the cerebral cortex has not yet developed to the point that the fetus can possess an individual human personality
    Therefore:  

  • The fetus prior to 20 weeks’ gestation is not a person.

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Abortion proponents claim that prior to 20 weeks, the fetal brain is not developed enough so that the fetus can posses an individual human personality, and therefore, the fetus is not a person. There are problems with this definition...

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