abortion

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termination

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failure of a plan

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The New York Penal Law defines a "justifiable abortional act" as follows: "An abortional act is justifiable when committed upon a female with her consent by a duly licensed physician acting (a) under a reasonable belief that such is necessary to preserve her life, or, (b) within twenty-four weeks from the commencement of her pregnancy.
Stephen Pack, has been charged with assault and "committing an abortional act" on the mother, nurse Joy Schepis, 31.