An Overview of Abortion Laws
Since the Supreme Court handed down its 1973 decisions in Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton, states have constructed a lattice work of abortion law, codifying, regulating and limiting whether, when and under what circumstances a woman may obtain an abortion. The following table highlights the major provisions of these state laws. More detailed information can be found by selecting the table column headings in blue. Except where noted, the laws are in effect, although they may not always be enforced.
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Singh, Susheela; Remez, Lisa; Tartaglione, Alyssa (Guttmacher Institute, 2010)The objective of the following chapters is to contribute to addressing these data quality issues by improving research on the measurement of abortion incidence and abortion related morbidity. To do so, they provide over- ...
Jelinskaa, Kinga; Yanowb, Susan (ELSEVIER, 2017-05-29)The promise of medical abortion to both reduce maternal mortality and morbidity from unsafe abortion and to expand the reproductive rights of women can only be realized if information and reliable medicines are available ...
Emotions and decision rightness over five years following an abortion: An examination of decision difficulty and abortion stigma Rocca, Corinne H.; Samari, Goleen; Foster, Diana G.; Gould, Heather; Kimport, Katrina (Social Science & Medicine, 2020-01-13)Uno de los estudios más grandes sobre las emociones de las mujeres después de un aborto encontró que la mayoría se siente aliviada y no se arrepiente de su elección, incluso si pensaron mucho para tomar la decisión o si ...