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Woman who filmed own abortion: Let's talk about empathy

  • The 25-year-old works as an abortion counselor
  • Letts uploaded the video to YouTube for the world to see

Emily Letts, an abortion counselor, discovered she was pregnant, but knew she was not ready to have children. The 25-year-old decided to get an abortion. She wanted to share her experience with the world, so she filmed herself during the procedure and uploaded it to YouTube. Emily Letts talked exclusively to Dr. Drew and the panel about her decision to go public. 

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