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Court denies 10-year-old rape victim an abortion
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Court denies 10-year-old rape victim an abortion

CBS News - July 19, 2017

NEW DELHI -- A court in India has denied a 10-year-old girl permission to have an abortion after she was allegedly impregnated in a rape by her uncle. ...


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Democrats Don't Need a 'Litmus Test' on Abortion. But Respect for Women Should Be Mandatory.
New York Magazine, New Jersey - August 1, 2017

According to the most recent Pew survey of how Americans feel on the basic matter of whether abortion should be mostly legal or mostly illegal, self-identified Democrats are pro-choice by a 79/18 margin. Pew also finds that Democrats oppose overturning a constitutional ...


Out of Touch: Scarlett Johansson Misunderstands General Consensus on Abortion
NewsBusters (blog), New Jersey - May 31, 2017

Although Scarlett Johansson claims to advocate women’s rights, she appears to be out of touch with a significant group of women.This July’s issue of Cosmopolitan features an interview with Scarlett Johansson, entitled “Think Out Loud,” in which she discu


Trump's Abortion Policy Isn't About Morality – It's Coercion
RollingStone.com, New Jersey - May 22, 2017

The global gag rule prohibits any U.S. foreign aid from going to organizations that provide, advocate for or even discuss safe abortion services. Under previous Republican administrations, the rule applied to approximately $600 million in funds for family planning. ...


Nets Ignore DNC Chair Insisting All Dems Must 'Support' Abortion
NewsBusters (blog), New Jersey - May 1, 2017

Many in the media race to label conservatives fighting for the unborn as “extreme.” But when it comes time to report on liberals pushing for taxpayer-funded abortion or Democrat-mandated abortion support, the media refrain from name-calling and, oftentimes ...


Trump 'anti-abortion' law boosts abortion, STDS and cancer | Editorial
NJ.com, New Jersey - April 19, 2017

Letting states strip federal grants from clinics will make it harder for poor women to get reliable birth control, though, leading to more unwanted pregnancies -- and, yes, abortions.N.J. women, Zika and rape victims will pay for Trump's 'abortion' cuts | Editorial But ...


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Indian Girl, 10, Who Was Raped and Denied an Abortion Gives Birth

NEW DELHI — A 10-year-old Indian girl who was raped by an uncle, and then lost her legal ...

Thrust Into Chile's Abortion Fight, Woman Who Urged Change May ...

After Karen Espíndola had a wrenching pregnancy she was told she couldn't end, she became ...

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High court weighs constitutionality of Chile's abortion bill

Chile's constitutional court began discussion Aug. 16 on the unconstitutionality petition filed ...