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Abortion portrayal

The Fosters (television)

Notes:

16-year-old Emma gets an abortion. She wonders if she should feel bad, and what it means about the kind of person she is if she doesn't feel bad. Her friend Brandon supports her by taking her to the clinic. 

Keywords: Pregnancy decision.

Episodes: Sex Ed
Release date: February 28, 2017
Time setting: Present (2017)
Geographical setting: US (California)
Abortion legality: Legal
Health outcomes: None
Character age: Teen
Genre: Drama, Young Adult
Network: ABC

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