Florida Lawmakers Postpone ‘Unborn Child’ Bill

Florida lawmakers delayed the advancement of a bill that would define a fetus as an “unborn child” and expand liability for wrongful death lawsuits for unborn children.

The legislation would revise language for civil lawsuits and allow “parents of an unborn child to recover certain damages” in cases of a “negligent” death, CNN reported.

Although the bill passed through most committees in the GOP-led Florida legislature, Democrats raised concerns last week that the proposal could impact in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatments.

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