Missouri's Republican-led Senate has now passed a bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy. Senators approved the legislation 24-10 early Thursday with just hours left before a Friday deadline.. Firstpost - Published
Pro-choice activists demonstrated inside the Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City on May 18 as the Republican-led House voted to ban abortions after eight weeks of pregnancy. According to the St...
A U.S. federal court struck down North Carolina's decades-old ban on abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy, saying any "week- or event-specific" abortion ban is unconstitutional. Reuters India - Published
(Reuters) - Mississippi's last remaining abortion provider expanded a federal challenge on Monday to laws that ban abortions in the state after 15 weeks of pregnancy and block access to the procedure.. Reuters India - Published
(Reuters) - Mississippi lawmakers have approved a measure banning abortion after 15 weeks of gestation, moving the state a step closer to enacting the United States' most restrictive abortion law, the.. Reuters India - Published
Senators in Chile have voted in favour of a proposal which would end the country's total ban on abortions.The measure would allow abortion in cases of rape, if the mother's life is at risk or if the.. All India Radio - Published
In the face of widespread protests, the Polish government announced it would not be pushing through a legislation that would ban abortions in the country. The sudden u-turn of the government came as a.. Firstpost - Published