Most illegal abortions in the 60s were done by doctors

By Sarah Terzo

Abortion researcher Christopher Tietze:

“In the 1960s, a substantial proportion of illegal abortions in the United States were performed by physicians, including some highly experienced practitioners.”

Family Planning Perspectives, May/June 1975.

Quoted in Kevin Sherlock, The Scarlet Survey (Akron, Ohio: Brennyman Books), 1997.

Editor’s note. This appeared at Clinic Quotes and is reposted with permission.