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Abortion portrayal

Dynasty (television)

Notes:

Sean learns that Dana had a botched abortion at the age of 15 and that is why she cannot conceive. Dana had sex with her crush, Adam, but he was too drunk to remember, which is why she decided to have an abortion. Sean lets Dana know that he knows the complete story and that Dana needs to trust him.

KEYWORDS: Past abortion.

Episodes: The Setup, The Fair
Release date: December 2, 1987
Time setting: Present (1987)
Geographical setting: US (Colorado)
Abortion legality: Illegal
Health outcomes: Adverse physical outcome (Infertility)
Genre: Soap Opera
Network: ABC

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