Tuesday, February 7, 2023

abortion

Republican Senator introduces legislation to ban 15-week abortion nationwide

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham has introduced a legislation that would ban abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy across the country. The bill would prohibit doctors from performing abortions after 15 weeks gestation except in situations involving rape, incest, or risks...

US woman protests after being denied ‘medically necessary’ abortion

A woman protested at the State Capitol of the US state of Louisiana for being denied a "medically necessary" abortion after the foetus developed a fatal and rare condition. On the steps of the State Capitol in Baton Rouge, the...

YouTube to crack down on abortion-related misinformation

Google-owned streaming platform YouTube has announced that it will pull videos with information on unsafe abortion methods on its platform. On the microblogging platform, YouTube said it will launch an information panel under all abortion-related videos. "Starting today and ramping up...

Abortion is legal in India with medical access for all

The Centre for Justice, Law and Society at Jindal Global Law School, in collaboration with Ipas Development Foundation, has developed "Access to Safe and Legal Abortion: A Handbook on Abortion Laws for Healthcare Service Providers in India". The Handbook was...

Selena Gomez says men ‘need to stand up’ against Supreme Court’s ruling on abortion

Selena Gomez has addressed the US Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v Wade, calling on men to speak out against the ruling.On Tuesday (June 27), while appearing on the red carpet for the season two premiere of Only...

US Supreme Court overturns abortion rights

The Supreme Court of the United States has ended constitutional protections for abortion that had been in place nearly 50 years in a decision by its conservative majority to overturn Roe v. Wade.The decision, unthinkable just a few years...

FB’s tools tracking people seeking abortion services: Report

San Francisco: Meta-owned Facebook is collecting ultra-sensitive personal data about abortion seekers and allowing anti-abortion organisations to use that data to target and influence people online, media reports say. A joint investigation by Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting...