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10 facts on growing legal access to abortion worldwide - Sort by:
10 facts on growing legal access to abortion worldwide
Nearly 50 countries have liberalized their abortion laws in the last quarter century, a map released by the Center for Reproductive Rights showed on Tuesday, despite a flurry of restrictions passed by U.S. states. Reproductive rights experts say outlawing abortion forces women to resort to unsafe terminations, which cause almost 23,000 deaths every year. But abortion opponents say the fetus's right to life transcends all other rights. Here are 10 facts on the topic.
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24 May. 2018
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24 May. 2018
Dublin, Ireland
Pro-Choice activists dress up as characters from the Handmaid's Tale in a City centre demonstration ahead of a May 25 referendum on abortion law, in Dublin, Ireland May 23, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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26 Jul. 2018
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15 Feb. 2018
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15 May. 2019
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27 Jun. 2016
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8 Apr. 2018
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8 Aug. 2018
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2 Mar. 2016
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28 May. 2019
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21 May. 2019
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7 May. 2019
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8 Aug. 2018
Anti-abortion-rights activists gather as lawmakers... more
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25 May. 2018
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13 Nov. 2017
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26 May. 2018
Women celebrate the result of yesterday's referendum... more
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20 May. 2019
Kelli Thompson chants at the Alabama State Capitol... more
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21 May. 2019
Pro-choice supporters attend the "Stop the Bans" rally... more
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28 May. 2019
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