"The bishops of Louisiana (Lake Charles, Baton Rouge, Shreveport, Lafayette, New Orleans, Alexandria, Houma) support the morning-after pill in cases of alleged rape (TheAdvocate.com, 11 July).
The bishops' spokesman, Tom Costanza, said a woman "should be able to defend herself against possible conception as a result of sexual assault."
The problem: the morning-after pill not only stops ovulation, but - if ovulation has occurred - causes an abortion by preventing the embryo from implanting in the uterus. Therefore, this drug is immoral."
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