Rebecca Suzanne "Becky" Bell August 24, — September 16, was an American teenage girl who died of complications from a septic abortion. Bell discovered she was pregnant in She went to a Planned Parenthood clinic in Indiana seeking an abortion. On a Saturday night in September , Bell left her house, telling her parents that she was going to a party. Bell's autopsy revealed fetal matter and evidence of infection in her genital tract, but no evidence of internal injury or marks on the cervix. Following Bell's death, her parents, Bill and Karen Bell, campaigned against parental consent laws, which they blamed for their daughter's death.
Before Roe, my grandma died from an illegal, unsafe abortion. Don't turn back the clock.
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