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Abortion in India: The Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act.

Four decades after legalization of abortion, poor women in India still do not have access to safe abortion services. Part of addressing this challenge requires an understanding of the legal framework for liberalizing abortion, starting with the MTP Act of … Continue reading

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Do Legal Professionals in India Believe Abortion Is A Woman’s Right?

The estimates for the number of abortions taking place in India vary widely. It is estimated that there are about six million abortions annually in the country, of which only one million are legal . Abortion related morbidity and mortality … Continue reading

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