1. You can purchase a gun on the spot with a permit, but health-threatening pregnancies cannot be terminated for 72 hours after receiving clearance.
North Carolina recently became the 4th state to implement a law requiring women to wait a full 3 days before having an abortion after consulting with a doctor. But, because clinics often provide services on only certain days of the week or fail to count weekends and holidays as a part of that waiting period, those 3 days can easily get extended. In cases where a woman’s health is in jeopardy, this wait can lead to procedures at a more advanced gestational age, which poses greater risks and can cause unnecessary pain and suffering to patients.