'Abortion' returned 10 result(s)
An Oregon measure that would have banned state funding for elective and late-term abortions was defeated by voters Nov. 6, while an amendment to the West Virginia constitution stating that women do not have a right to an abortion was passed by a narrow margin.
Members of parliament, including four cabinet ministers, have backed a bill to legalise abortion in Northern Ireland.
The Home Secretary has rejected calls for "buffer zones" to be introduced around abortion clinics nationwide.
The Argentine Senate voted against a bill that would have decriminalised abortion during the first 14 weeks of pregnancy.
Twenty-five years after St. John Paul II visited Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, Pope Francis will make the same three-nation visit September 22-25, stopping at a number of the same places as his saint-predecessor.
Pope Francis told the Family Forum in Rome: 'In the last century the whole world was scandalised by what the Nazis did to treat the purity of the race. Today we do the same, but with white gloves.'
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