A young rape victim who was suspected of having an abortion and charged with homicide has been acquitted by a judge at a retrial in a case that has attracted international attention to El Salvador’s strict laws.
A US politician has defended his call for a ban on all abortions by questioning whether “there would be any population of the world left” if not for births due to rape and incest.
Parliament has voted to force the Government to liberalise access to abortion and allow same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland if devolution is not restored.
More than 10,000 signatures have been collected in 48 hours against the liberalisation of Northern Ireland’s abortion laws, it has been claimed.
An Alabama prosecutor has dropped a manslaughter charge against a woman who lost her unborn child when she was shot during a fight.
Actress and comedienne Tiffany Haddish has said she chose to join a boycott of the US state of Georgia after she read the state’s new anti-abortion legislation.
The number of women in Dundee having abortions is at its highest level on record, amid a spike in older women requesting the procedure.
Google has updated its rules on advertising related to abortion, forcing companies to apply for approval first and disclosing their stance in search results.
Lady Gaga has joined the list of celebrities condemning Alabama’s strict new laws virtually outlawing abortions.
Actress Milla Jovovich has revealed she underwent an emergency abortion as she became the latest celebrity to criticise strict laws in the US.
Jameela Jamil has hit out at what she called an “upsetting, inhumane” abortion law in the US, saying she once had a termination and that it was the “best decision” she ever made.
An anti-abortion group that lost its legal challenge against a Scottish Government move to allow women to take abortion pills at home is to return to court.
Two stars of Channel 4’s Derry Girls have demanded the decriminalisation of abortion in Northern Ireland as they delivered a 60,000-strong petition to Secretary of State Karen Bradley.
Stars of hit TV show Derry Girls are heading to Westminster to demand changes to Northern Ireland’s abortion laws.
Hollywood star Chris O’Dowd has said Ireland is experiencing a wave of social progress as his home country voted by a landslide vote to reform its strict abortion laws.
Celebrities have reacted to an exit poll that suggests Ireland has voted in favour of abortion reform in a historic referendum.
Ed Sheeran has denounced anti-abortion campaigners after they used one of his tracks.
Google is to ban all adverts related to Ireland’s abortion referendum.
Key players behind the hit comedy TV show Father Ted have called for a Yes vote in Ireland’s abortion referendum.
Actress and campaigner Gillian Anderson has criticised the appointment of an MP who opposed decriminalising abortion to a role representing women as a “devastating step backwards”.