Spanish Women's Choice. Against new abortion law

12/01/2014 13:00
12/01/2014 16:00

Hi,

 

We are seeking support from local feminist organisations to join protest against the new abortion law reform in Spain.

http://elpais.com/elpais/2013/12/20/inenglish/1387558332_519296.html

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/spain/10531811/Spain-approves-new-restrictive-abortion-law.html

 

We would be grateful if you could disseminate the information below and join us in our demonstration.

Thank you very much.

Best regards.

 https://www.facebook.com/events/786589271355730/?fref=ts

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Support Spanish Women’s Choice.

 

Demonstration: 12th of January at

Trail: From the Scottish Parliament to the Spanish Consulate 

Let’s get noticed: Pro-choice colour is violet, so bring something of that colour if you can and a casserole to make some noise.

 

Reasons why a woman might decide to have an abortion

 

Spanish law (2013)

 

During the first 22 weeks

 

A serious health risk to the mother

 

A high probability that the fetus or baby will not survive

 

During the first 12 weeks

The pregnancy is consequence of sexual abuse or rape (previously reported to the authorities)

Sources:
UK law:
http://www.abortionrights.org.uk/index.php/media-and-resource-centre/abortion-law/275
http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/Abortion/Pages/Introduction.aspx
Spanish law: http://www.cadenaser.com/csermedia/cadenaser/media/201312/21/sociedad/20131221csrcsrsoc_1_Pes_PDF.pdf
 

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