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Woman At Center Of Abortion Controversy Has C-Section

AP | MARCOS ALEMAN | Posted 08.04.2013 | World

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador — A seriously ill woman denied a medical abortion has had a successful cesarean section to deliver a baby that doctors...

Laura Bassett

Activist Says Woman Denied Life-Saving Abortion Doesn't Actually Need One | Laura Bassett | Posted 05.31.2013 | Politics

The case of a young woman who was denied a life-saving abortion this week by El Salvador's Supreme Court has captured international attention and expo...

Laura Bassett

Supreme Court Denies Dying Pregnant Woman Life-Saving Abortion | Laura Bassett | Posted 05.31.2013 | Politics

After El Salvador's Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday that Beatriz, a 22-year old pregnant woman seriously ill with lupus and kidney disease, cannot ha...

El Salvador Court Considers Permitting Some Abortion

AP | MARCOS ALEMAN | Posted 05.16.2013 | World

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador -- El Salvador's Supreme Court heard opening arguments Wednesday in a landmark abortion case in which a woman suffering from...

Woman Could Go To Jail For Illegal, Life-Saving Abortion

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 04.25.2013 | World

A critically ill young woman in El Salvador may have to decide between jail and a life-saving abortion, according to a new report from Amnesty Interna...