Win McNamee/Getty Images President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court would solidify a 5-4 conservative majority if he were confirmed. This makeup of the court has many pro-abortion-rights activists concerned that abortion access and even the landmark case Roe v. Wade could be in danger. Legal experts, however, told Business […]
It is illegal for victims of rape or incest to have an abortion in Ireland — here’s why that needs to change
Charles McQuillan/Getty Images A vote taking place this Friday will determine whether Ireland will repeal the 8th amendment and legalize abortion. The 8th amendment is the part of the Irish constitution that permits an abortion only in cases where the woman’s life is at risk. An estimated 5,000 Irish women a year have an abortion, […]
Doctors issued more than 4,000 prescriptions for the abortion pill Mifegymiso to Canadian women in 2017 — the first year it was available in Canada.
The week has gone from bad to worse for US President Donald Trump’s embattled lawyer Michael Cohen after damning reports of yet another high-profile ‘hush money’ sex scandal within the RNC emerged Friday. Cohen reportedly negotiated a $ 1.6 million confidentiality deal in 2017 between the former RNC deputy finance chair and LA-based venture capitalist […]
Associated Press/LM Otero A federal judge issued an injunction that prevents the federal government from interfering with the ability of undocumented teenagers in U.S. custody to have abortions or obtain abortion-related services. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services previously enacted a policy that prohibited federally funded shelters from taking “any action that facilitates” […]
Chas (played by Lucy Pargeter) was meant to be celebrating her birthday in tonight’s instalment of Emmerdale but she instead she worried about telling Paddy (Dominic Brunt) that she was pregnant. The barmaid learned that she was expecting after she hurt her ankle and went for a check-up at the doctors. After being told that […]
A daughter is about twice as likely to have an abortion if her mother had one, study of Ontario databases and medical records suggests.
The federal department announced Tuesday that the abortion pill can now be prescribed up to nine weeks into a pregnancy, rather than the previous limit of seven weeks, and can be dispensed directly to patients by pharmacists. CBC | Health News
The legislature passed a bill Wednesday to create zones around the eight clinics in the province of between 50 and 150 metres in which anti-abortion protests will be banned. CBC | Health News
GETTY / BBC Abortion On Trial promised us people, spending a weekend at Anne Robinson’s house, talking abortion The one that stands out though is not the rudest, goriest or even the most boring. It’s the one that seems to grasp the point of television the least. It’s a genre rather than an actual show, […]