24 Feb '12, 5pm

Lawmakers In Other States Claim They Have No Idea They Are Mandating Vaginal Probes | Care2 Causes

Lawmakers In Other States Claim They Have No Idea They Are Mandating Vaginal Probes | Care2 Causes

Transvaginal ultrasounds. Non-consensual vaginal probing. State-sanctioned rape. These phrases became the weapons in the latest battle of the war on women, as the Virginia Republicans’ attempt to add more onerous pre-abortion restrictions turned into a fight over the personal bodily rights of those who seek to terminate pregnancies. According to the Washington Post, the issue turned the moment that “transvaginal ultrasound” hit the legislative floor. Bill sponsors, admitting that they had no idea that most early abortions would require a vaginal ultrasound in order to determine a fetus’s gestational age, suddenly found themselves not simply forcing women to look at pictures of their potential babies and then sit for another 24 hours to hope they change their minds. Instead, they were mandating the government literally force themselves into women’s lives, and bodies, a mess...

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