Your boyfriend doesn’t have to sign anything
Just bring that money order...
The following is an excerpt from tape #713, Family Planning Associates, Orange CA. Listen to the 93 tapes of California abortion clinics here.
Clinic: How far along are you?
Caller: I’m not really sure. I just haven’t had my period since January 3rd.
Clinic: You’ll probably less than three months, so it’s going to be $360.
Caller: Okay. The thing is, I’m going to be 14 later on this month, and my friend told me you guys would have to tell my parents. But my boyfriend’s 22. Could he just sign whatever it is, and you won’t have to tell anyone?
Clinic: No. He doesn’t have to sign anything because if they find out that he’s 22, he can go to jail.
Caller: What do you mean?
Clinic: You’re 14. You’re 13. You don’t have to – just come in. If you bring a money order with you, you’ll be fine.
Caller: And he won’t go to jail?
Clinic: No. Okay?
Clinic: You just have to say that you consented to –
From front lines