Saturday, January 13, 2007

The 1987 Philippine Constitution: LIFE BEGINS AT CONCEPTION!

THE 1987 PHILIPPINE CONSTITUTION

Article 2:
Declaration of Principles and State Policies
SEC. 12.
The State recognizes the sanctity of family life and shall protect and strengthen the family as a basic autonomous social institution. It shall equally protect the life of the mother and the life of the unborn from conception. The natural and primary right and duty of parents in the rearing of the youth for civic efficiency and the development of moral character shall receive the support of the Government.