This microscopic photo shows eight cloned embryos that are currently in the eight-cell stage each, released by Seoul National University in Seoul Thursday, Feb. 12, 2004. Researchers in South Korea for the first time have cloned a human embryo and then culled stem cells from it.
Mississippi residents are set to vote next week on Initiative 26, the personhood amendment to the state’s Constitution.
The amendment would define the word ‘person’ as starting at ”the moment of fertilization, cloning or the functional equivalent thereof.”
Activists on both sides of the abortion debate agree that a vote yes by Mississippi’s residents would have profound consequences for the state’s women and the fetuses they carry.
Make your view heard by voting in the poll below. How would you vote on Mississippi’s initiative?