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Abortion - Medical termination of Pregnancy(MTP)


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Ireland: a consultation in favour of abortion

09 May 2017

In Ireland, the Citzen's Assembly commissioned by Parliament in 2016 to give its opinion on a series of society-related issues, recommended "by a large...

United Kingdom: will surgical abortion soon be carried out by midwives?

02 May 2017

In the United Kingdom, Sally Sheldon, Professor of Law, has announced that the 1967 Abortion Act has been poorly interpreted to date. Supported by the Royal...

In Canada, buses display : "Abortion kills children"

24 April 2017

In the Canadian district of Peterborough, the town's buses have been travelling round for the past week displaying "anti-abortion" posters. These displays...

USA: The States Can Ban The Public Financing of abortions

24 April 2017

American President , Donald Trump, has just enacted "a law repealing a directive of the Obama era" aimed at "protecting" the financing of family planning...


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