Get an Abortion, be eligible to receive the Death Penalty?


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Get an Abortion, be eligible to receive the Death Penalty?
« on: April 07, 2018, 05:34:06 PM »
A loon in Idaho government apparently doesn't think it is a terrible idea


Idaho GOP candidate supports death penalty to stop abortions

Boise, Idaho • A Republican lieutenant governor candidate on Tuesday softened his stance that women who get an abortion should be punished if it is ever criminalized in Idaho, a day after saying the punishment should include the death penalty.

“Prosecutions have always been focused on the abortionist,” said Bob Nonini in a statement. “There is no way a woman would go to jail let alone face the death penalty. The statute alone, the threat of prosecution, would dramatically reduce abortion. That is my goal.”

Nonini first raised eyebrows on the divisive social issue during a Monday candidate forum in Moscow hosted by the conservative Christian podcast CrossPolitic.

“There should be no abortion and anyone who has an abortion should pay,” Nonini said.

Pressed by moderators on the nature of the punishment, Nonini nodded in agreement when asked if he supported the death penalty as a possible outcome for abortion.

Nonini, a three term state senator from Coeur d’Alene, confirmed that position in a phone interview with The Associated Press. ...........................

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Re: Get an Abortion, be eligible to receive the Death Penalty?
« Reply #1 on: April 08, 2018, 07:09:06 PM »
That wouldn't reduce abortion, It would reduce legal, clean, and safe abortions. They will still happen in alleys and basements and stuff.