A Fetus Is Not a Person, But a Pregnant Woman Sure as Hell Is

Alabama has launched a crusade to prosecute mothers on behalf of their drug-addicted newborns. At first glance, it seems like an honorable endeavor, protecting children from unfit parents, but it's much more insidious than that. The law that enables these arrests and charges assumes that a fetus is a person, entitled… » 4/26/12 4:45pm 4/26/12 4:45pm