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Gibraltar to hold referendum on anti-abortion laws

Gibraltar to hold referendum on anti-abortion laws

Gibraltar said Thursday it will hold a referendum next year on whether to ease the tiny British territory's laws against abortion, which are among the harshest in the world.Abortion is currently punishable in Gibraltar, a small peninsula attached to Spain tha

Pompeo taps abortion foe for fresh look on human rights

Pompeo taps abortion foe for fresh look on human rights

Charging that human rights advocates have deviated from core principles, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday named a staunch abortion opponent to lead a new panel to set the future direction for the United States.Pompeo, an evangelical Christian who often

Missouri abortion clinic to remain open until at least August 1

Missouri abortion clinic to remain open until at least August 1

The only abortion clinic in the midwestern US state of Missouri will be allowed to remain open until at least August 1.A Missouri state commission on Friday granted a hearing to Planned Parenthood, which operates the clinic, of its denial of a license by the s

Shot American woman who miscarried faces homicide charge

Shot American woman who miscarried faces homicide charge

An American woman who miscarried after being shot five times has been charged by Alabama authorities in the death of her fetus, a move abortion rights groups condemned on Thursday.The arrest of Marshae Jones came amid heightened tensions around abortion after

Democratic White House candidates face grilling on abortion

Democratic White House candidates face grilling on abortion

Democrats running for US president in next year's election sat down with voters on Saturday to outline their stance on abortion, a long-simmering issue newly inflamed by attempts to curtail it nationwide.With abortion now among the most-discussed topics in th

Missouri denies license to US state's sole abortion clinic

Missouri denies license to US state's sole abortion clinic

The Missouri state health department on Friday denied a license to the only abortion clinic in the midwestern US state, but it will remain open pending a court ruling.The denial of the license was announced by Planned Parenthood, which operates the abortion cl