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Abortion portrayal

China Beach (television)


When Holly becomes pregnant by a GI, she makes a decision for an abortion and goes to K.C. for help despite opposition from the pro-life McMurphy and Dr. Richard.

KEYWORDS: Pregnancy decision, self-induced abortion.

Episodes: Holly's Choice
Release date: February 1, 1990
Time setting: Past (1967-1975)
Geographical setting: Non-US (Vietnam)
Abortion legality: Illegal
Health outcomes: Adverse physical outcome (Hemorrhaging )
Character age: 20-29
Genre: Drama
Network: ABC

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