Down Syndrome Archives - Ethics & Public Policy Center

Pro-Life Campaign to Curb Down-Syndrome Abortions Gains Steam

At the state and federal levels, proposals banning abortion on the basis of a prenatal Down-syndrome diagnosis are making progress.

Ending Abortion of Down-Syndrome Children in the United Kingdom

Activists have mounted a campaign against a policy that permits unlimited abortion of unborn children diagnosed with disabilities.

The Supreme Court Should Protect Unborn Children with Down Syndrome

Regardless of our nation’s polarized views on the policy and politics of abortion, it is clear that our Constitution does not include a right to abort children merely because of disfavored characteristics.