Thursday, August 9, 2007

Study Says Abortion Lead to Higher Crime, Increased Murder Rates

by Steven Ertelt Editor
August 9,

Washington, DC ( -- A study conducted by a researcher at the University of Maryland shows that legalized abortion has led to higher rates of crime and increased murder rates. This occurred because a higher percentage of children grew up in single-parent homes during the years following Roe v. Wade.

The findings have been published in the April 2007 issue of the academic journal Economic Inquiry and are part of a new book written by researcher John R. Lott.

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