View Full Version : Lawyers for Catholic hospital argue that a fetus is not a person

01-26-2013, 05:17 PM

A fetus is a person when I'm telling YOU what to do, but it isn't a person when it might cost me money.

01-26-2013, 08:37 PM
They are not arguing morality in the courtroom, They are arguing over law. The law (the state) has legislated that the fetus is not a person.

They said that under state law, an embryo is not person until it is born alive, according to court documents.

The Left Sock
01-29-2013, 12:18 PM
So, in the argument between church and state, the church hides behind the state rather than stand on their own professed principles, when their purse is in peril?

01-29-2013, 03:55 PM
We'd have to be more informed about this particular case to discuss further