Category «Abortion»

Abortion in Uruguay

The abortion in Uruguay is not penalized if satisfied within the first 12 weeks gestation and provided the woman meets the procedure laid down in the law passed in 2012. 1 Legislative history Reformation of Irureta Goyena The penal code of 1898 severely penalized the termination of pregnancy. In 1933 José Irureta Goyena promoted a …

Abortion in Portugal

The Abortion in Portugal , based on induced abortion or abortion is legal since the referendum of April 10, 2007 and the subsequent publication of the Law 16/2007 of 17 April Exclusão ilicitude gives us cases of voluntary pregnancy gives interrupção . The practice of voluntary termination of pregnancy is legalized during the first 10 …

Abortion in Honduras

The abortion in Honduras is prohibited absolutely legally. 1 Parliament had approved articles that decriminalized abortion for therapeutic, eugenic and legal reasons, but in 1997, those articles were repealed by decree. 2 Abortion represents the second cause of hospital discharge in the country since 1982. 2 Each year, more than 9,000 women are admitted for …

Veil Law

The Veil Law is a law French promulgated on 17 January as as 1975 that decriminalized abortion . It receives its name by its propeller, Simone Veil . This law completed the Neuwirth Act that since 1972 legalized contraception (date of the first applications of the law but had been voted in 1967). 1 Decriminalization …

Abortion in France

The abortion in France , based on induced abortion or abortion is legal in France at the request of women in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy (first trimester). Abortion was decriminalized since the adoption of the Veil Act passed in 1975 and promoted by Simone Veil which complements the Neuwirth Act of 1972 on …

The train of freedom

The Freedom Train is a movement in defense of sexual and reproductive rights of women and against the reform of abortion law in Spain that culminated the 1 of February of2014 with a mass demonstration in Madrid calling for the withdrawal of the draft Law of abortion presented by the Minister of Justice Alberto Ruíz …