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08 August 2018
The grounds on which abortion is permitted in Australia vary from state to state. In every state, abortion is legal to protect the life and health of a woman, though each state has a different definition. Early-term surgical abortions are generally available around Australia for those women who seek them. The procedure is ...
11 July 2018
Women should be empowered to make the best decision for their lives in consultation with their doctor, and without fearing criminal prosecution. In a submission to the Queensland Law Reform Commission’s inquiry into abortion laws, the Human Rights Law Centre has called for the decriminalisation of abortion and for new ...
20 June 2018
Looking for contraception in Brisbane? The Mirena is a hormone-releasing IUD that is over 99% effective in preventing pregnancy and can last for up to 5 years. The Mirena can be used by women who have and have not had children before and can also be used to treat heavy menstrual periods. If you've ...
19 June 2018
After a lengthy debate, In the early hours of 8 June, MPs in the Upper House of the NSW Parliament passed a bill aimed at protecting women from interference and harassment while accessing reproductive health services. Inside the zone it will be illegal to obstruct or interfere with a person accessing ...
06 June 2018
With a margin of 66.4% for yes to 33.6% for no and on a record turnout of 64.51%, Ireland has voted to repeal the eighth amendment of the constitution, which since 1983 has effectively prohibited abortion in most circumstances. Abortions carried out up to 24 weeks have been legal in England, Wales and ...