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Achyut Prasad Kharel v. Government of Nepal / Amici (Supreme Court of Nepal)

Filing date: April 2004Country/Region: , Nepal Plaintiff(s): Achyut Prasad KharelCenter Attorney(s): , Melissa UpretiPartners: Forum for Women, Law, and Development (FLWD) Summary: On August 4, Nepal's Supreme Court dismissed a case that had aimed to [...]

Abortion, Legal Restrictions,Asia, Nepal,In the Courts,Case

Nepal Supreme Court Upholds a Woman’s Right to Abortion

On August 4, Nepal's Supreme Court dismissed a case that had aimed to overturn the country's abortion law, which allows abortion upon request up to 12 weeks. The law was challenged by attorney Achyut Kharel [...]

Abortion, Legal Restrictions,Asia, Nepal,Engaging Policymakers, Around the World

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