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Chile: the long road to abortion reform
The Independent

Chile: the long road to abortion reform

The Independent - August 29, 2017

Chile had one of the most restrictive abortion policies in the entire world. After years of campaigning, Chile’s president, Michelle Bachelet, has finally ...

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Chile abortion bill: 'My pregnancy was torture'
BBC News, GB - August 16, 2017

Paola Valenzuela was 40 years old when she found out she was pregnant with her second child. "My husband and I were so excited about having another child and my son, who was nine at the time, was very happy about the idea of having a little brother," she

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How has the issue of abortion affected your life?
BBC News, GB - August 14, 2017

It's almost 50 years since abortion was legalised in Britain and we would like to hear your experiences surrounding the issue. The 1967 Abortion Act was a bid to end life-threatening backstreet practices, that were often the only option for many women

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Kansas doctor faces discipline over 13-year-old's abortion
BBC News, GB - August 11, 2017

A Kansas doctor is accused of breaking the law in his handling of an abortion on a 13-year-old girl, but he says he did not realise her age.A state board is weighing disciplinary action against Dr Allen Palmer over the procedure he carried out in 2014 at the women's ...

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Stella Creasy criticises NI Health Department on abortion - BBC News
BBC News, GB - August 8, 2017

Stella Creasy strongly criticises the NI Department of Health for not updating abortion guidance.

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Draft Isle of Man abortion bill put out to public consultation
BBC News, GB - August 7, 2017

A draft bill which proposes changes to Manx abortion law has been put out to public consultation.The Abortion Reform Bill would allow women to request an abortion in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy and loosen restrictions on having one later.Abortions on the Isle ...

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