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  • woman's
  • In all other cases, a third party who attempted to abort a fetus without the woman's consent faced three to six years' imprisonment (five to ten years if the abortion was successful) or one to three years imprisonment if the woman consented (four to eight years if the abortion was successful). (wikipedia.org)
  • Article 123 punished those who practised an abortion without the woman's consent or on a girl under fourteen years of age to a period of imprisonment of 4 to 10 years, increased to 64 to 180 months by the 2004 law. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the law states that abortion is allowed to save a woman's mental health, the law does not give a clear definition of what mental health issues are covered under this law. (wikipedia.org)
  • The entire project is an art piece, a creative fiction designed to draw attention to the ambiguity surrounding form and function of a woman's body. (wikipedia.org)
  • anti-abortion
  • The last decades of the 20th century saw severe cuts in social programs designed to aid low-income mothers and their children, cuts to funding for public education and housing, court decisions that dramatically reduced poor women's access to reproductive health care including abortion, and the emergence of a powerful, often violent, anti-abortion movement. (oxfordre.com)
  • If you and the rest of the anti-abortion minority are so concerned with abortion after 20 weeks, I have some suggestions as to how you can make much better use of your time . (popsugar.com)
  • When an anti-abortion group at Christ Church, Oxford invited two men to debate abortion on campus a year ago, it was the college that cancelled the event after student protests. (thefire.org)
  • fetal
  • The "pro-choice" crowd uses non-threatening language such as "choice," "decision" and "fetal tissue" to describe atrocities performed in the name of "health care. (stlouisreview.com)
  • The Republican platform adopted in 2016 takes its cue from the states, naming many of the abortion restrictions that have received the most attention from state legislators in 2016, including banning abortions at 20 weeks postfertilization, outlawing dilation and evacuation abortion, restricting fetal tissue donation and research, and banning abortion for purposes of sex selection and genetic anomaly. (guttmacher.org)
  • The parasite interferes with transmission of vital substances through the fetal placenta, often resulting in stillbirth, spontaneous abortion, or dangerously low birth weight. (wikipedia.org)
  • pill
  • In October 2015, a bill was approved that would limit access to emergency contraceptives (like Plan B, commonly known as the morning after pill) and information on abortion to rape victims only. (bustle.com)
  • One way to help women who are already pregnant with the Zika virus is to make a donation to Women on Web , an organization that is dedicated to making the abortion pill accessible to those who need it most and who are living in places where it is illegal. (bustle.com)
  • women's
  • There is a wide variety of information and resources having to do with women's reproductive health, including abortion. (earlyoptionpill.com)
  • Our "agendas on poverty, immigration, income equality and racial justice" include women's ability to control their own bodies - especially for poor women, immigrant women and women of color who are most hurt by the barriers politicians put between them and their right to safe and legal abortion. (popsugar.com)
  • It also states "access to safe abortion improves women's health, and vice versa, as documented in Romania during the regime of President Nicolae Ceaușescu" and "legalisation of abortion on request is a necessary but insufficient step toward improving women's health" citing that in some countries, such as India where abortion has been legal for decades, access to competent care remains restricted because of other barriers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pro-choice groups in Nicaragua have criticized the change to the country's abortion law, and one, the Women's Autonomous Movement, were prepared to file an injunction to prevent it from being enacted. (wikipedia.org)
  • one's
  • Regardless of whether abortion is unpopular, unpleasant, or a risk to one's livelihood, it is legal and Dr. Foster appropriately made this medical service available to his patients. (baltimoresun.com)
  • The 1936 Penal Code differentiated between consented abortion (one to four years imprisonment for the woman and practitioner) and abortion not consented to (one to six years for the practitioner), maintaining provisions for a reduced sentence (reduced by a half to two thirds) or full pardon for an abortion to save one's honour or that of the mother, sister, woman, her descendants, or adopted girl. (wikipedia.org)
  • women
  • There are two options for performing the early medical abortion for women who are generally no more than 10 weeks pregnant. (womenscenter.com)
  • Between 1960 and 1980, white feminists employed the consumerist language of "choice" as part of the campaign for legalized abortion, even as Native, black, Latina, immigrant, and poor women struggled to secure the right to give birth to and raise their children with dignity and safety. (oxfordre.com)
  • And if polls aren't enough to convince you, consider that one in four women in the U.S. have an abortion, and that women are currently the most potent political force in this country. (popsugar.com)
  • Unfortunately, just months after that landmark ruling, the election of Donald J. Trump raised the specter that the Supreme Court-if dramatically reshaped by the new administration-could place abortion rights for women across the country very much in jeopardy. (guttmacher.org)
  • These restrictions greatly shape the landscape facing women seeking to access abortion care. (guttmacher.org)
  • In 2016, 57% of American women of reproductive age lived in a state considered either hostile or extremely hostile to abortion rights. (guttmacher.org)
  • Only 30% of women lived in a state supportive of abortion rights (a state with no more than one type of restriction), and 13% lived in a middle-ground state (a state with two or three restrictions). (guttmacher.org)
  • Whether or not he is, the controversy surrounding his performance of abortions compromises the quality of comprehensive health care for all citizens -- especially women. (baltimoresun.com)
  • Quite simply, without abortion services, physicians would not be able to provide comprehensive care to women in need of OB/GYN services. (baltimoresun.com)
  • Recently, feminist writer Germaine Greer threatened to cancel a lecture at Cardiff University after students started a petition condemning her "misogynistic views towards trans women" (although the lecture ultimately went ahead). (thefire.org)
  • You can certainly pay some women enough money to use the words on air or convince them that, for the good of the cause, they will have to characterize the differences over access to contraception and abortion - and who decides what is religious and what is not - as a theater of battle. (newfeminism.co)
  • Second, to the extent today's "war against women" is waged over abortion access, there is nothing, absolutely nothing, new about these tensions. (newfeminism.co)
  • In fact, the "war" over abortion - if you have to call it that - is more fairly characterized as a "war" among women, not "against" women - and it always has been. (newfeminism.co)
  • On the one hand, the [abortion] issue does mobilize donations, and galvanize support among one group of women. (newfeminism.co)
  • The tragedy of her death once again disproves the myth that women never need abortions and that "modern technology and science" have eliminated maternal mortality. (drugs-forum.com)
  • The law also provided for reduced sentences, of 3-6 months (5-10 months if the abortion was successful), in the case of "honest women of good reputation" who received an abortion to "conceal their frailty" (aborto honoris causa). (wikipedia.org)
  • Women who can afford expensive but safe abortions at private practices and hospitals are the only ones who remain unaffected. (wikipedia.org)
  • The women that do not seek out medical attention have issues with infertility, pelvic problems including pelvic inflammatory disease and chronic pelvic pain. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1994
  • The constitutionality of Article 343 of the 1980 Penal Code was challenged to the Constitutional Court in 1994, which ruled in favour of the article criminalizing abortion in sentence C-133 of March 17, 1994. (wikipedia.org)
  • reproductive
  • You might also think about how reproductive rights, including the right to abortion, cannot be separated from the other priorities of the progressive movement . (popsugar.com)
  • Although state-level assaults on abortion access continued, 16 states took important steps in 2016 to expand access to other sexual and reproductive health services, adopting a total of 28 proactive measures. (guttmacher.org)
  • termination
  • One case of a termination which was permitted under the former exception to Nicaragua's ban upon abortion was that of a nine-year-old girl, known to the media only as "Rosa," who was impregnated as the result of child sexual abuse in 2003. (wikipedia.org)
  • pregnant
  • A person who performed, or attempted to perform, an abortion, and, as a result, caused injury to the pregnant woman would be jailed for four to 10 years, or six to 10 years if it caused her death. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nobody chooses to get pregnant to have an abortion. (baltimoresun.com)
  • Discovering she is pregnant by Biff, Kelly tells Chris Tate (Peter Amory) that he is the father, hoping he would pay for an abortion. (wikipedia.org)
  • sentence
  • Aiding in the process of finding someone to perform an abortion or other preliminary steps is also illegal, and subject to a two-year prison sentence. (wikipedia.org)
  • illegal
  • That's right - abortion is also illegal in Brazil unless an individual is a victim of rape. (bustle.com)
  • Consequently, many of their statutes replicate those in the UK, including the Offences Against the Person Act of 1861 which states abortion is illegal. (wikipedia.org)
  • 5) In the island nation of Trinidad and Tobago, the Offences Against the Person Act of April 3, 1925 stated that abortions are illegal. (wikipedia.org)
  • intense
  • And the attention is all the more intense given Republicans held on to House seats in Montana and Kansas earlier this spring and are expected to hold a South Carolina seat on Tuesday. (yahoo.com)
  • Democratic
  • Then, in case you missed the recent Democratic victories of pro-abortion rights candidates in Virginia and Alabama, read about how Democratic and independent voters want representatives who support abortion rights . (popsugar.com)
  • Tom Perez, chairman of the Democratic National Committee, goaded party centrists last May when he declared abortion a Democratic litmus test: Every Democrat, like every American, should support a woman s right to make her own choices about her body and her. (freerepublic.com)
  • Chandler had been vocal in earlier months that he considered voting for the Democratic Party tantamount to supporting homosexuality and abortion. (wikipedia.org)
  • possibility
  • The report states, "While no doctors have been prosecuted for the crime of abortion, as far as we know, the mere possibility of facing criminal charges for providing lifesaving health services has had a deadly effect. (wikipedia.org)
  • The majority opinion of the court contended the 1991 Constitution, which recognizes life as a fundamental right (in article 11) and cites it as one of the founding principles in the constitutional preamble and article 2, recognized the "primacy and inviolability of life", excluding any possibility for abortion and allowing the legislator to penalize such acts. (wikipedia.org)
  • hospitals
  • More and more residency programs (not only the Catholic-based hospitals) stopped requiring or even offering training in abortion, even though the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology appears to have recently renewed its commitment to this training for residents seeking certification as OB/GYNs. (baltimoresun.com)
  • year
  • The 338 state abortion restrictions adopted since 2010-the year antiabortion forces took control of many state legislatures and governors' mansions-account for 30% of the 1,142 abortion restrictions enacted by states since the 1973 Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade . (guttmacher.org)
  • Dr. Bourne was tried under the Offences Against the Person Act for administering an abortion to a 15 year old that had been raped by a group of soldiers. (wikipedia.org)
  • issue
  • Maybe start with this in-depth survey , in which 60 percent of voters say that abortion after 20 weeks should be legal, and in which 62 percent of Republican voters say this is not an issue on which their elected public servants should be spending their time. (popsugar.com)
  • In the often contentious marriage of politics and public health, we must ask ourselves if the issues of sterilizing the mentally retarded or the Tuskegee experiments would ever have been raised had the abortion issue not been raised first. (baltimoresun.com)
  • To Dr. Foster's nay-sayers, if abortion is wrong, it is wrong, period, and no other issue really matters. (baltimoresun.com)
  • And in this sense the abortion issue was a foundation [of feminism] built on a faultline. (newfeminism.co)
  • In 2006, the case of Pereira woman Martha Sulay González brought national attention to the issue of abortion in the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • Abortion in Trinidad and Tobago Abortion is a very serious issue in the nation of Trinidad and Tobago. (wikipedia.org)
  • health care
  • My values are being threatened," Becker said, mentioning health care access, abortion rights and voting rights, "and now we have something we can do. (yahoo.com)
  • McBride's supporters have argued that the abortion was licit under the terms of Directive 47 of the "Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services", issued by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. (wikipedia.org)
  • Catholic health care institutions are not to provide abortion services, even based upon the principle of material cooperation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The issues that drew Kmiec's attention were wages, health care, and the cost of the Iraq War. (wikipedia.org)
  • nearly
  • Even though nearly 99 percent of abortions happen before 20 weeks gestation, there are many reasons a woman might need or want one after 20 weeks. (popsugar.com)
  • Support for Roe v Wade is the highest ever , with nearly 70 percent of Americans wanting to protect the right to abortion. (popsugar.com)
  • legal
  • They also concluded abortion is safer in countries where it's legal, but dangerous in countries where it's outlawed and performed clandestinely. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thus, Colombia's abortion legislation was constitutional under the State's obligation to protect the life of "all persons", which, at the time, the Court claimed "obviously" protected life during its formation and development given that these stages were condition for the viability of birth, the origin of the legal existence of a person. (wikipedia.org)
  • state
  • She had to travel out of the state to get an abortion. (popsugar.com)
  • Leaders of secretive group interview 2008 candidates The Arlington Group - Members Arlington Group website "The Arlington Group", Paul Weyrich "The Money Behind the 2004 Marriage Amendments", Institute on Money in State Politics Backers of Gay Marriage Ban Use Social Security as Cudgel, The New York Times Religious Leaders Threaten Bush, The Washington Blade Did Christian conservatives receive assurances that Miers would oppose Roe v. Wade? (wikipedia.org)
  • Furthermore, it opined that "the life of the unborn embodies a fundamental value, for the hope of its existence as a person, and its apparent helplessness requires special attention from the State. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • The law prior to November 2006 held that anyone who performed an abortion upon a woman without her permission would be subject to a prison term of three to six years. (wikipedia.org)
  • medications
  • They were used "off label" which means that the medications are FDA approved for other indications besides abortion. (womenscenter.com)
  • 2) Second Option: Same Day (One Day): A combination of medications or a single medication can be taken which will result in completion of the abortion process within 24 hours or less in 99% of patients. (womenscenter.com)
  • although
  • Although abortion is not permitted, other methods of contraceptives such as oral contraceptives, condoms, and tubal ligation are widely used and accepted. (wikipedia.org)
  • life
  • However, Attorney General María del Carmen Solórzano stated that the abortion had not violated the law, as it had been performed in the interest of preserving the life of the girl. (wikipedia.org)
  • To those fellow Catholics and pro-life advocates who were surprised at his position, he argued that Obama's desire to "alleviate social conditions that correlate with abortion", such as poverty, was convincing. (wikipedia.org)
  • International
  • Such language is routinely used by the international pro-abortion and population control lobby to refer to the legalization of abortion on demand and access for children, without parental knowledge or consent, to abortion and birth control drugs and devices in countries throughout the world. (lifesitenews.com)
  • result
  • This provoked a firestorm of unwelcome media attention, but failed to produce the group's desired result (despite the President's continuing support for both their specific and broader aims). (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • In the current P.C. climate, we often use soft words to nicely talk about horrific things, like we're worried about hurting someone's feelings -- i.e. euthanasia, assisted-suicide, abortion, to name just a few. (stlouisreview.com)
  • known
  • An alternative solution to legalizing all abortions known as the Billings Ovulation Method has been proposed from the church alongside the Billings Ovulation Method of Natural Fertility Regulation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Support
  • In early 2005, it threatened to withhold support for the President's proposed Social Security reforms if Bush did not vigorously support a federal constitutional ban on same-sex marriage. (wikipedia.org)