Northern Ireland abortion law 'incompatible with human rights' Northern Ireland's abortion ban law is incompatible with human rights laws, a majority of the UK Supreme Court believes. SBS 2 weeks ago
Northern Ireland abortion law criticised Northern Ireland's abortion ban law is incompatible with human rights laws, a majority of the UK Supreme Court believes. SBS 2 weeks ago
Louisiana Bans Abortions After 15 Weeks
Photographed by Beth Sacca. Louisiana just became the second state in the United States with a 15-week abortion ban. Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards, who supports abortion restrictions, signed Senate..
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Ireland Votes To Lift Abortion Ban
Ireland voted to lift its abortion ban.
Over the weekend, voters in Ireland flocked to the polls.
They delivered a rebuke to the country’s history of conservative Catholicism.
Turnout was 64..
on May 29, 2018
Ireland ends abortion ban by landslide Ireland has overwhelmingly voted by two to one to end restrictive abortion laws in what Prime Minister Leo Varadkar called a "quiet revolution". SBS on May 26, 2018
Irish say yes in vote to end abortion ban Ireland seems to have overwhelmingly voted to end restrictive abortion laws in what Prime Minister Leo Varadkar called a "quiet revolution". SBS on May 26, 2018 Early Irish referendum results show 66% voted to end abortion ban The first official results declared in Ireland's historic referendum on its strict abortion laws showed 66 percent backed repealing a constitutional ban on terminations. SBS on May 26, 2018
Ireland tipped to repeal abortion ban by a landslide in historic vote Exit polls show an overwhelming vote in favour of liberalising some of the strictest abortion laws in Europe. SBS on May 26, 2018
Iowa approves most restrictive abortion ban in the US Lawmakers in the US state of Iowa approved the most restrictive abortion ban in the country Wednesday, hoping for a national reckoning over the divisive issue. SBS on May 2, 2018
Australian Christian Lobby urges Turnbull government to copy Donald Trump's foreign aid abortion ban Having campaigned successfully against same-sex marriage, the Australian Christian Lobby is turning its attention to the foreign aid budget. Brisbane Times on March 14, 2017 Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age Nations pledge to counter US abortion ban To stop women's health taking "steps back into the Dark Ages" 50 nations are attending a family planning conference to counter the US ban on abortion funding. SBS on March 1, 2017
US court overturns Florida abortion ban A Planned Parenthood-run clinic has won a court battle meaning it can continue to perform abortions despite objections from neighbouring doctors. SBS on February 25, 2017
Zika scares Brazilian women off pregnancy Brazil is being urged to review its reproduction policies, including an abortion ban, after a study found women are avoiding pregnancy out of Zika fears. SBS on December 23, 2016
Ohio governor vetoes 'heartbeat bill', gives green light to 20 week abortion ban Abortion rights groups condemned Kasich's support for the 20-week ban, which has no exception for rape or incest. Brisbane Times on December 14, 2016 Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age