Monthly archive: January 2006
27 January 2006India: Dispute over sex ratio
More than 10m female births in India may have been lost to abortion and sex selection in the past 20 years, research published in the Lancet has claimed.
25 January 2006Confidentiality guidance is lawful, confirms judge
Sue Axon, of Baguley, Manchester, in January lost her court battle for a parent's ‘right to know’ if girls are being advised or treated on abortion, contraception or sexual health.
20 January 2006USA: Pregnant minors’ abortion rights under review
The US Supreme Court has called for a review of a lower court decision to overturn a law demanding that a minor's parents be informed of an abortion.
13 January 2006300 women travel to UK for late abortions
Almost 300 women from outside the UK travelled to have late abortions here in 2004.