CANDY Broad’s Bill to decriminalise abortion in Victoria proceeds on the naive and mistaken belief – that it “will benefit women, nothing: could be further from the truth.
Under the present law, based on the Menhennitt ruling, even if the pregnancy constitutes a quite minimal risk to the woman’s health, the state does not intervene.
To the doctors who are performing abortions the, present law poses no problems whatever.
Physical and mental harm done to women by abortionists should be the real concern of our MPs.
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