South Africa legalizes abortion

March 1997
International Family Planning Perspectives;Mar97, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p3
Academic Journal
Reports on the legalization of abortion in South Africa, after The Choice of Termination of Pregnancy Bill signed by President Nelson Mandela on November 12, 1996. Stipulations of bill; Laws governing abortions before the bill; References the articles `Sweeping changes made to South Africa's abortion law,' in the 1996 issue of Lancet, and `South African Parliament approves sweeping abortion reform,' in the 1996 issue of Reproductive Freedom News, both by N. C. Lee.


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