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Empty condom wrapper lies on the street in Havana

20 Mln Girls in Developing World Lack Access to Contraception

By Sonia Elks LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation)  Six million unwanted pregnancies and two million unsafe abortions could be avoided each year by helping teenage girls in...
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...
The Wider Image: Ireland's Catholics prepare for a visit from the Pope

Irish Catholics Keep The Faith Ahead of Pope’s Visit

By Clodagh Kilcoyne KNOCK, Ireland (Reuters)  Bernie and Tom Byrne can barely conceal their excitement as they prepare for a visit to Ireland by Pope Francis...
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...