Chile lawmakers take 'first step' towards easing abortion rules

FILE PHOTO: Pro-choice activists holds banner reading ‘Abortion legal, safe and free!’ during a rally outside the government house as the chamber of deputies discuss a bill that decriminalises abortion until the 14th week of gestation, in Santiago, Chile January 13, 2021. REUTERS/Ivan AlvaradoSANTIAGO (Reuters) – Chile’s lower Chamber of…

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Tennessee lawmakers mull passing strict abortion ban

Tennessee lawmakers said Monday they are considering whether to seek one of the nation’s strictest abortion bans even as such laws continue to be struck down in court. At issue is a proposal to prohibit abortion once a pregnancy is detected. While a similar bill stalled in the Republican-controlled Statehouse…

At abortion clinics, new laws sow confusion, uncertainty

Abortion clinics are facing protesters emboldened by a flurry of restrictive new state laws as they reassure confused patients that the laws have yet to take effect, abortion providers said. “We have actually had many people calling and say, ‘Are you open? Are you still seeing patients? Is abortion now…