Category «Abortion in France»

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 …