§ 90-21.80 Short title
§ 90-21.81 Definitions
§ 90-21.81A Abortion
§ 90-21.81B When abortion is lawful
§ 90-21.81C Abortion reporting, objection, and inspection requirements
§ 90-21.81D Life-limiting anomaly procedure; informed consent
§ 90-21.82 Informed consent to surgical abortion
§ 90-21.82A Suitable facilities for the performance of surgical abortions
§ 90-21.83 Printed information required
§ 90-21.83A Informed consent to medical abortion
§ 90-21.83B Distribution of abortion-inducing drugs and duties of physician
§ 90-21.84 Internet website
§ 90-21.85 Display of real-time view requirement
§ 90-21.86 Procedure in case of medical emergency
§ 90-21.87 Informed consent for a minor
§ 90-21.88 Civil remedies
§ 90-21.88A Violation of this Article
§ 90-21.89 Protection of privacy in court proceedings
§ 90-21.90 Assurance of informed consent
§ 90-21.91 Assurance that consent is freely given
§ 90-21.92 Severability
§ 90-21.93 Reporting requirements

Terms Used In North Carolina General Statutes > Chapter 90 > Article 1I - Abortion Laws

  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • following: when used by way of reference to any section of a statute, shall be construed to mean the section next preceding or next following that in which such reference is made; unless when some other section is expressly designated in such reference. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • in writing: may be construed to include printing, engraving, lithographing, and any other mode of representing words and letters: Provided, that in all cases where a written signature is required by law, the same shall be in a proper handwriting, or in a proper mark. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • month: shall be construed to mean a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed; and the word "year" a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed; and the word "year" alone shall be equivalent to the expression "year of our Lord. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, shall be construed to extend to and include the District of Columbia and the several territories, so called; and the words "United States" shall be construed to include the said district and territories and all dependencies. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3
  • United States: shall be construed to include the said district and territories and all dependencies. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3