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Monthly archive: June 2015

18 June 2015

The regulatory cliff edge between contraception and abortion

Professor Sally Sheldon discusses the legal and moral significance of implantation.

17 June 2015

Abortion: Trusting women to decide, and doctors to practise

This new BPAS publication lays out the case for why we need to re-think Britain's abortion law.

16 June 2015

Abortion law reform in Britain 1964-2003

A personal account, by David Paintin.

11 June 2015

England and Wales: Abortion statistics for 2014 published

The Department of Health statistics, published on 9 June, show that the abortion rate is stable, and more than half of women ending pregnancies are already mothers.

4 June 2015

UK: Once-a-month pill thwarted by abortion law

A new survey conducted for British Pregnancy Advisory Service has found that 48% of women would consider a once-a-month pill to stop development of early pregnancy. But archaic abortion laws stand in its way.