‘Absurd’ rules obstruct abortion access in Italy during COVID-19

Published in: 3 April 2020 Written by: Francesca Visser All articles by: Francesca Visser

Abortion has been legal in Italy for 40 years but guidelines say medical terminations must occur in hospitals – now overwhelmed by the pandemic.

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