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NSW AUSTRALIA – Law reform process in parliament postponed by NSW Premier due to anti-abortion pressure

A committee hearing in the upper house of the NSW parliament on the bill to decriminalise abortion in New South Wales (NSW) opened on 14 August. Religious leaders were among those giving evidence, including Sydney's Catholic and Anglican archbishops, as ...

UK / SPAIN – The Court of Appeal upholds the legality of a buffer zone around a London abortion clinic

The buffer zone around the clinic was imposed by the London council of Ealing in April 2018, but the call to impose national buffer zones around all clinics was rejected by the Conservative government’s Home Secretary in September 2018, in ...

CALL FOR PAPERS – Submissions wanted on refugee and migrant health (and we add: abortion)

The journal PLOS Medicine will be publishing a Special Issue on Refugee and Migrant Health in March 2020. This special issue seeks to raise awareness of the health threats faced by migrants and refugees and to promote research, service, and ...

SOUTH AFRICA – Abortion service providers quitting in the face of hostility from colleagues

Lack of support for abortion service providers in the public health sector in South Africa has led to an exodus of qualified people who have been trained to provide abortion services. Stigma and judgement from their colleagues have made their ...

INDIA – Abortion pills should be everywhere !

I bought them online. They’re easy to get, and they’ll change everything. One afternoon about a year ago, just as the US Senate began considering Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court, I logged on to Day Night Healthcare, an ...

USA – Toppling the ethical balance – health care refusal and the Trump Administration

For nearly 50 years, US federal law has permitted medical professionals and religious institutions to refuse, for religious and moral reasons, to provide abortions and sterilizations. In more recent decades, similar safeguards have been developed for medical professionals who do ...