Saved: Baby Boy Dumped In Spanish Drain 'Because Mother Couldn't Pay For Abortion'

Saved: Baby Boy Dumped In Spanish Drain 'Because Mother Couldn't Pay For Abortion'

Sara C Nelson   24.06.2013
A baby boy rescued from a Spanish drain was reportedly dumped there by his mother because she couldn't afford an abortion. The two-day-old...
Republican Congressman Opposes Abortion 'Because I Have Seen Male Foetuses Masturbate'

Republican Congressman Opposes Abortion 'Because I Have Seen Male Foetuses Masturbate'

Sara C Nelson   18.06.2013
A Republican congressman from Texas has voiced his opposition to abortion as early as 15 weeks after conception – because he says he...
Home Test Shows If Pregnancy Has Ended

Home Test Shows If Pregnancy Has Ended

12.06.2013
Tests allowing women to find out whether their pregnancy is continuing or ending may soon be available for use in the home. A conference...
Seriously Ill El Salvador Woman Denied Abortion

Seriously Ill El Salvador Woman Denied Abortion

30.05.2013
A seriously ill woman in El Salvador has been denied an abortion, despite the fact her baby has little or no chance of survival. The 22-year-old...
Dirty Little Secrets? Children Conceived in Rape

Dirty Little Secrets? Children Conceived in Rape

23.05.2013
When a 14 year old Irish girl was raped and became pregnant in 1992, nobody knew that the shockwaves would still be rippling 20 years later....
Bipolar Woman Can Have Abortion, Judge Rules

Bipolar Woman Can Have Abortion, Judge Rules

22.05.2013
A High Court judge has decided that a mentally ill woman was capable of making a decision about terminating her 23-week pregnancy. Mr...
Bipolar Pregnant Woman ‘Will Kill Herself If She Is Refused An Abortion'

Bipolar Pregnant Woman ‘Will Kill Herself If She Is Refused An Abortion'

Sara C Nelson   21.05.2013
A High Court judge is deciding whether a married 37-year-old woman with bipolar disorder has the mental capacity to ask for an abortion....
Teenage Pregnancy, Patriarchal Hypocrisy and Immaculate Conception

Teenage Pregnancy, Patriarchal Hypocrisy and Immaculate Conception

21.05.2013
We already know the causes of teenage pregnancy and, yet, the UK is following the US's path with parents demanding the right to prevent...
What Kind Of Week Has It Been? 3 May 2013

What Kind Of Week Has It Been? 3 May 2013

2.05.2013
The UK and Ireland has been festooned with talent shows this last decade, and have completely permeated (or is that punctured?) popular...
Savita Halappanavar Died 'As A Result Of Medical Misadventure'

Savita Halappanavar Died 'As A Result Of Medical Misadventure'

19.04.2013
An Indian dentist who was refused a termination in an Irish hospital as she miscarried died as a result of medical misadventure, a jury...
'Abortion Could Have Saved Savita' Inquest Hears

'Abortion Could Have Saved Savita' Inquest Hears

17.04.2013
An Indian dentist would probably still be alive if the law in Ireland allowed an abortion as she miscarried, an inquest was told. A leading...
'If Babies Had Guns, They Wouldn't Be Aborted'

'If Babies Had Guns, They Wouldn't Be Aborted'

12.04.2013
A Republican senator has opted for a curveball of an election slogan, touting bumper stickers which say "If babies had guns, they wouldn't...
Inquest Into Irish Miscarriage Death Set To Open

Inquest Into Irish Miscarriage Death Set To Open

Jessica Elgot  8.04.2013
An inquest into the death of Savita Halappanavar Indian dentist after she suffered a miscarriage in an Irish hospital is scheduled to begin...
Gay Marriage And Abortion Legislation 'Misuse Science'

Gay Marriage And Abortion Legislation 'Misuse Science'

30.03.2013
The Catholic Bishop of Shrewsbury is to say Britain is at a "crossroads" over whether to accept guidance on issues like same-sex marriage...