Why Not Require a 72-Hour Waiting Period for Every Major Life Decision?

Utah, that beautiful, almost square land teeming with natural rock formations and very friendly Mormons, has enacted the country's longest pre-abortion waiting period. Women there must now wait for 72 hours — three days! — before receiving abortion care. Legislators say that the waiting period is in place to give a… » 5/08/12 1:55pm 5/08/12 1:55pm