Abortion Law and Politics Today by Ellie Lee

By Ellie Lee

Women's wishes are put on the centre of this assortment. The individuals talk about the level to which the modern criminal framework on abortion fits the wishes of ladies confronted with undesirable being pregnant. The booklet includes sections on Britain, together with an account of the crusade to legalize abortion, written by way of these centrally concerned with that crusade; overseas comparisons of abortion legislation, with chapters on France, the USA, eire and Poland; and chapters protecting modern debates, together with men's rights in abortion and abortion for foetal abnormality.

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Both organizations recommended safeguards based on the status of the certifying and operating doctors and the premises in which abortion could be provided. These were similar to or even more stringent than those that finally appeared in the Abortion Act. THE POLITICAL FORCES THAT DETERMINED THE CONTENT OF THE ABORTION ACT 1967 It was ALRA that encouraged Lord Silkin in 1965 and then David Steel in 1966 to introduce private members bills to reform the law on abortion. ALRA had the long-term objective of making abortion for social reasons so available that illegal abortion would no longer be necessary.

He was also an excellent communicator both in writing and out loud. ALRA needed support from the medical profession, and there were Campaigning for Abortion Law Reform 23 very few doctors willing to come out. One of those brave enough to take a stand was David Paintin. As for our corporate image, we had our designer, John Home, who thought up the logo - the Greek Alpha - and the sixties-style letterhead, with no capital letters, and he looked after the design of our publications. Membership was dealt with separately by another volunteer.

Many NHS gynaecologists proved more sympathetic than had been anticipated, but it was apparent that in the country as a whole NHS provision would be variable and inadequate. The availability of abortion for women in all parts of the country was considerably improved by the creation of the nonprofit-making charities British Pregnancy Advisory Service and Pregnancy Advisory Service. These organizations, by charging cost price, were able to undercut the commercial clinics that attempted to exploit the situation by charging large fees and, within a few years, developed a nationwide network of assessment bureaux and clinics.

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