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Governments Worldwide Put Emergency Contraception into Women’s Hands card link

Governments Worldwide Put Emergency Contraception into Women’s Hands

Contraception, Emergency Contraception,Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America & Caribbean, United States,Reporting on Rights,Documents

R.R. v. Poland (European Court of Human Rights)

European Court of Human Rights Rules Poland’s Denial of Legal Reproductive Care Violates Human Rights  (Updated 4.01.21) The European Court of Human Rights ruled that Poland’s failure to ensure the applicant’s timely access to prenatal diagnostic examinations and information, which [...]

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Court Rejects Use of European Human Rights Law to Establish Fetal Rights

In July 2004, in a case that could have undermined abortion rights across Europe, today the European Court of Human Rights refused to treat a fetus as a person under the European Convention for the [...]

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