El Salvador Could Overturn Law Banning Abortion In All Circumstances To Allow Procedure In Some Cases

The Guardian: Support building for landmark move to overturn El Salvador’s anti-abortion law
“El Salvador’s controversial law banning abortion in all circumstances, which has provoked ruthless miscarriages of justice, could be overturned in what has been described as an historic move. Momentum is building around a parliamentary bill proposing to allow abortion in cases of rape or human trafficking; when the fetus in unviable; or to protect the pregnant woman’s health or life…” (Lakhani, 3/23).

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