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Judicial bypass process for abortion in Texas causes harm, researchers say

Judicial Bypass Process for Abortion in Texas Causes Harm, Researchers Say

By Carolyn Crist (Reuters Health)  The judicial bypass process for abortion in Texas could be used as a form of punishment, allowing officials to humiliate young...
U.S. appeals court finds Alabama abortion law unconstitutional

U.S. Appeals Court Finds Alabama Abortion Law Unconstitutional

By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld a permanent injunction blocking Alabama from banning the most common method of second-trimester abortion But...
Abortion rights activists gather as lawmakers are expected to vote on a bill legalizing abortion, in Buenos Aires

Argentina Senate Rejects Measure to Legalise Abortion

By Scott Squires BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) Argentine senators rejected a bill to legalize abortion after an impassioned debate ran into the early hours of Thursday,...
Activists dressed up as characters from "The Handmaid's Tale" take part in a demonstration in favour of legalising abortion in Buenos Aires

Argentine Abortion Bill Loses Momentum after Senator Pulls Support

By Hugh Bronstein BUENOS AIRES (Reuters)  Prospects faded over the weekend for a bill that would legalize abortion in Argentina, when an opposition senator said she...
Women view horses as they bring a dog for a walk on Rusheen beach during sunny weather in Galway

Ireland to Hold Referendum on Women’s Role in The Home

By Conor Humphries DUBLIN (Reuters)  Ireland is to hold a referendum to remove a clause in the constitution marking the importance of a woman's "life within...
Late Auschwitz survivor and French health minister Simone Veil and her late husband Antoine Veil appear on a giant banner on the Pantheon in Paris

French Holocaust Survivor Simone Veil Dies at 89

PARIS (Reuters) Simone Veil, a former magistrate and Holocaust survivor best known in France for legalizing abortion in the 1970s, died on Friday. She was...