Previously we looked at some of the arguments and assumptions made to assert that the unborn either are not humans or are not “persons”.
But now we’ll look at another kind of objection. Some pro-choice advocates know that the unborn are biologically human from fertilization. However, they’ll argue that while the unborn are humans biologically, they are not full-fledged humans in a “morally relevant” sense. While they may be a member of the species , they should not be considered a member of the human community until they fulfill certain criteria, or reach a certain stage of development.
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