The New Hampshire Medical Society (NHMS) this week pushed its physician members to sign a letter drafted by Planned Parenthood New Hampshire urging the governor not to ban late-term abortions, according to a whistleblower.
A ban on abortions after 24 weeks of pregnancy is included in the state budget that is currently making its way through New Hampshire’s Republican-controlled legislature. A doctor who performs an abortion after that point would be guilty of a felony, carrying a prison sentence of up to seven years and a fine of $10,000 or more, according to the provision, which prompted an uproar from Democrats and abortion advocates.
“This language is a clear interference between the doctor-patient relationship and goes on to criminalize providers for performing this procedure,” the NHMS said in a June 9 email to members, which was provided to The Daily Wire by a whistleblower who requested that they remain anonymous.
“Planned Parenthood NH has drafted a letter they plan to send to the Governor and are hoping