Morally - Keep violinist alive for a day.
Keep child and worry about him in the world.
Coup - Surgeon General for Regan.
No psychological effect of woman after abortion.
No responsible for genetic person unless you assume it.
Thompson assuming fetus is a person.
Abortion when a mother's life at steak (Section 1-2)
Ok to kill another person to save own life.
How much evidence to kill in self defense
Third person kills . Same act - cannot shoot second person.
Kill fetus even though not guilty of threatening life. Army Soldier is innocent but threanening.
Baby is getting larger and larger and lead to death of mother.
Defend quality of life - self defense ok to kill.
Doctor can kill fetus to save mother
Catholic church - can quote Bible but also defend by reasonable argument.
Obligation -Thompson and Singer
Principle Minimal decency
1 Section 5 Always obligated to save a life when no real sacrifice needed
- No refuse right, comutive, instate
Have 100 aspirin give other one
Trip to Europe- No reason to abort.
Brother and box of chocolate.
Legally obligated to draw line - not hopeless vague.
Not punish innocent people.
OJSimpson - beyond reasonable doubt.
Large sacrifices require a commitment to be made.
Pregnacy is not beyond minimum decency
Needed an understanding of what right to life implies.
Right not to be killed - violated
Righr not to be killed unjustly.
Thompson take sex precautions - Not responsible for fetus
Put aside decency
Thompson on Right and the obligation to make Large Sacrifice to save life
Aquinas - Everybody has positive right
English - Fetus becomes morall considerable as time progresses
Arthur and Thompson
Invitation verses intention of child.