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India's harrowing legal system forces even rape victims to bear unwanted babies
In April, the Chhattisgarh high court allowed a 23-year-old tribal woman to undergo an abortion even though her foetus was older than 20 weeks—the deadline set by the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1973. The woman from Jashpur district ...
 Quartz4 weeks ago
Doctors abort 24-week foetus of rape survivor on Supreme Court order
MUMBAI: Less than a week after a 24-year-old rape survivor from the city moved the Supreme Court for medical termination of her 24-week pregnancy citing severe abnormalities with the foetus, doctors at Cooper Hospital in Juhu on Wednesday said the ...
 Times of India1 month ago
More victims of crimes to get state benefits
The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Mumbai, July 28 -- Apart from rape and acid attack victims, those falling prey to other crimes such as physical abuse of a child, death, permanent or partial ...
 HT Syndication1 month ago
End of ordeal for rape survivor, is readied for MTP at Cooper
MUMBAI: A day after the Supreme Court gave permission to a city rape survivor to terminate her 24-week pregnancy on health grounds, doctors at BMC-run Cooper Hospital in Juhu, where she is admitted, medically induced labour on Tuesday morning. Dr ...
 Times of India1 month ago
DNA
Let doctors decide if minor can abort: Delhi High Court
Directive after the apex court granting rape survivor from Mumbai permission to abort her 24-week-old abnormal foetus
 DNA1 month ago
India Today
Evening newswrap July 25
In landmark order, Supreme Court allows rape survivor to terminate 24-week pregnancy Citing the report submitted by a Mumbai-based hospital's medical board, the apex court said the continuance of pregnancy would gravely endanger the life of the ...
 India Today1 month ago
SC allows Mumbai rape victim to medically terminate pregnancy
New Delhi, July 25 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday allowed a petitioner, who is a rape victim, to medically terminate her 24 week pregnancy as the abnormalities in foetus have been confirmed by the report of the Medical Board. The medical ...
 Yahoo! India1 month ago
Rape survivor can abort foetus, says Supreme Court
— By | Jul 26, 2016 02:16 am FOLLOW US: New Delhi: Giving benefit of a provision in the abortion law, the Supreme Court on Monday allowed a rape survivor to abort her 24-week-old abnormal foetus, on the ground that continuance of pregnancy would ...
 The Freepress Journal1 month ago
New Indian Express
Apex court allows raped woman to abort her 24-week old foetus
NEWDELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday allowed a rape victim to abort her 24-week old abnormal foetus as continuing her pregnancy would endanger her physical and mental health. We grant liberty to the petitioner and if she desires to terminate the ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago
Rape survivor permitted abortion
Please enable the javascript of your browser to see the video. The Supreme Court today granted liberty to an alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus.The bench perused the report of the medical board of a ...
 TimesNow.tv1 month ago
SC lets rape victim abort abnormal foetus
MTP Act has a provision for abortion even after 20 weeks. Legal Correspondent New Delhi, July 25 The Supreme Court on Monday let a pregnant rape victim go for abortion as the 24-week-old foetus had severe congenital defects in the brain, ...
 Chandigarh Tribune1 month ago
SC gives liberty to abort 24-weeks-old 'abnormal' foetus
New Delhi, Jul 25 (PTI) Giving benefit of a provision in the abortion law, the Supreme Court today allowed a rape survivor to abort her 24-week-old 'abnormal' foetus, on the ground that continuance of pregnancy would gravely endanger her physical ...
 Press Trust of India1 month ago
SC permits woman to abort 24-week-old fetus
NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court (SC) on Monday allowed a rape survivor to terminate her 24-week-old pregnancy after she appealed to the court saying there was an abnormal growth in the fetus. The court had on Friday asked Mumbai's King Edward ...
 Times of India1 month ago
Apex court allows rape victim to terminate pregnancy
Provided by Hindustan Times The Supreme Court on Monday allowed a 26-year-old alleged rape victim to terminate her 24-week pregnancy, which is otherwise prohibited by law, after doctors said her life is in danger. On Friday, the top court ...
 MSN News US1 month ago
SC grants liberty to terminate 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus
The Supreme Court today granted liberty to an alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus. A bench of Justices J S Khehar and Arun Mishra perused the report of the medical board of a Mumbai hospital stating that the continuance of ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
SC allows rape survivor to terminate 24-week-old abnormal foetus
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday granted liberty to an alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-week-old pregnancy on grounds of an abnormal foetus. On July 22, the SC had directed the Maharashtra government to set up a medical board at ...
 ZeeNews.com1 month ago
Rediff.com
SC allows alleged rape survivor to abort abornmal foetus
In a landmark verdict, the Supreme Court grants liberty to alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-week-old abnormal foetus.On Friday, a medical board was set up at KEM hospital in Mumbai to examine the condition of an alleged rape survivor who wants to abort her foetus. A bench headed by Justice JS Khehar had asked the medical board to examine the woman at King Edward Memorial College and Hospital at Mumbai, and submit its report to the top court on Monday.The bench also comprising ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
SC allows Mumbai rape survivor to terminate 24-week-old abnormal foetus
The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. New Delhi, July 26 -- The Supreme Court on Monday granted liberty to an alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-week-old pregnancy on grounds of an abnormal ...
 HT Syndication1 month ago
Deccan Chronicle
Supreme Court allows rape survivor to abort 24-week, abnormal foetus
Mumbai: In a landmark judgement, the Supreme Court on Monday allowed a rape survivor to terminate her pregnancy after a medical panel set up by the apex court said that the 24-week foetus was abnormal. The rape survivor had challenged the ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago
Pakistan parliament to vote on 'honor killing,' rape laws
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday refused to put on hold, for now, the demolition of the controversial Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society building in Mumbai and told the Military ... Mumbai News.Net - Friday 22nd July, 2016 ...
 Mumbai News.Net1 month ago
Supreme Court allows Mumbai rape survivor to abort 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus
The Supreme Court on Monday granted liberty to an alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus. A bench of Justices J.S. Khehar and Arun Mishra perused the report of the medical board of a Mumbai hospital stating that the ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
In landmark order, Supreme Court allows rape survivor to terminate 24-week pregnancy
Citing the report submitted by a Mumbai-based hospital's medical board, the apex court said the continuance of pregnancy would gravely endanger the life of the mother. The alleged rape survivor had challenged the constitutional validity of the provisions of ...
 India Today1 month ago
NDTV
Mumbai Rape Survivor Can Terminate 24-Week-Old 'Abnormal' Foetus: Top Court
A rape survivor from Mumbai has been granted permission by the Supreme Court to terminate her 24-week-old 'abnormal' foetus. The foetus suffers from anencephaly, a serious defect in which a baby is born without parts of the brain and skull. The ...
 NDTV1 month ago
catchnews.com
SC allows Mumbai rape survivor to abort 24-week-old foetus
On 25 July, the Supreme Court granted permission to an alleged rape survivor from Mumbai to abort her 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus. The alleged rape survivor had challenged the constitutional validity of the provisions of the abortion law which prohibits ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago
SC allows abortion of 24-weeks-old 'abnormal' foetus
New Delhi, Jul 25 (PTI) Giving benefit of a provision in the abortion law, the Supreme Court today allowed a rape survivor to abort her 24-week-old 'abnormal' foetus, on the ground that continuance of pregnancy would gravely endanger her physical ...
 Press Trust of India1 month ago
The Hindu
SC allows rape victim to abort 24-week foetus
Cap on MTP won't apply when life of woman is in danger: Centre The Supreme Court on Monday allowed a rape victim based in Mumbai to abort her 24-week-old abnormal foetus after the Centre clarified that a 20-week cap on termination of pregnancy ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
SC allows alleged rape victim to abort her 24-week-old foetus
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday permitted a 26-year-old alleged rape victim to abort her 24-week-old foetus, following a report from a seven-member medical board stating that the foetus has congenital abnormalities and the mother's life will ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago
Supreme Court allows rape victim to abort 24-week foetus
The bench said the cap of 20 weeks will be considered in an appropriate case. The Supreme Court on Monday permitted a 26-year-old rape victim to abort her 24-week old foetus, following a report from a seven-member medical board stating that the ...
 Asian Age1 month ago
SC allows rape victim to abort abnormal foetus
Legal Correspondent New Delhi, July 25 The Supreme Court on Monday let a pregnant rape victim go for abortion as the 24-week-old foetus had severe congenital defects in the brain, heart and stomach. A Bench comprising Justices JS Khehar and ...
 Chandigarh Tribune1 month ago
SC allows rape survivor to abort 24-week foetus
The Supreme Court on Monday allowed a rape survivor to terminate her pregnancy beyond the 20-week bar mandated by the law. It noted that the woman's life was in danger due to multiple congenital anomalies in the foetus. A bench of Justices J S Khehar and Arun ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
Mumbai Mirror
Terminate 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus: SC
The Supreme Court today granted liberty to an alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus. A bench of Justices J S Khehar and Arun Mishra perused the report of the medical board of a Mumbai hospital stating that the ...
 Mumbai Mirror1 month ago
SC grants liberty to terminate an abnormal foetus
New Delhi, Jul 25 (PTI) The Supreme Court today granted liberty to an alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus. A bench of Justices J S Khehar and Arun Mishra perused the report of the medical board of a Mumbai hospital ...
 Press Trust of India1 month ago
DNA India
Rape victim seeks permission to abort her 24-week-old foetus, moves Supreme Court
A rape victim from Mumbai has approached the Supreme Court, seeking permission to abort her 24-week-old foetus on the ground that the embryo was diagnosed with fatal abnormality. The girl has challenged the constitutional validity of Section 3 ...
 DNA India1 month ago
Cabinet nod to abortion Bill soon
Much-awaited changes to India's four decades old abortion law are round the corner with the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Amendment Bill, 2016, ready for Union Cabinet approval. The Bill, a hugely amended version of the 1971 MTP law, makes ...
 Chandigarh Tribune2 weeks ago
Government may allow 24-week abortion
Abortion till 24 weeks may soon become legal in India, but only under special circumstances. This is four weeks more than the 20 weeks now permitted. The government, in newly-proposed amendments to the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, has suggested ...
 Asian Age1 month ago
Bring in law to allow abortion up to 26 weeks: City doctors
The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Mumbai, July 26 -- After the Supreme Court's landmark judgment on Monday, gynaecologists in the city welcomed the ruling. But, they said the modified draft of ...
 HT Syndication1 month ago
A first: SC lets city woman abort her 24-week fetus
New Delhi: In the first judicially sanctioned abortion beyond the permissible 20 weeks, the Supreme Court on Monday permitted a Mumbai woman to abort her 24-week pregnancy after experts said continuing with a fetus having multiple severe ...
 Times of India1 month ago
SC gives liberty to abort 24-week-old 'abnormal' foetus
In a judgment that is bound to act as a precedent for many such cases, the Supreme Court, yesterday, granted permission to an alleged rape survivor from Mumbai to abort her 24-week-old 'abnormal' foetus. The rape survivor had claimed that her ...
 Meri News1 month ago
SC grants liberty to terminate 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus
NEW DELHI, July 25: The Supreme Court today granted liberty to an alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus. A bench of Justices J S Khehar and Arun Mishra perused the report of the medical board of a Mumbai hospital ...
 Daily Excelsior.com1 month ago
Siasat Daily
SC allows Mumbai rape victim to medically terminate pregnancy
New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Monday allowed a petitioner, who is a rape victim, to medically terminate her 24 week pregnancy as the abnormalities in foetus have been confirmed by the report of the Medical Board. The medical report says ...
 Siasat Daily1 month ago
SC allows Mumbai rape victim to medically terminate pregnancy
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday allowed a petitioner, who is a rape victim, to medically terminate her 24 week pregnancy as the abnormalities in foetus have been confirmed by the report of the Medical Board. The medical report says continuation with ...
 Sify1 month ago
SC allows Mumbai rape survivor to terminate 24-week-old abnormal foetus
Last Updated: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 15:28 Picture used for representational purpose New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday granted liberty to an alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-week-old pregnancy on grounds of an abnormal foetus. On July 22, the ...
 Zee News1 month ago
SC allows Mumbai rape victim to medically terminate pregnancy
The Supreme Court on Monday allowed a petitioner, who is a rape victim, to medically terminate her 24 week pregnancy as the abnormalities in foetus have been confirmed by the report of the Medical Board.The medical report says continuation with the ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
SC allows Mumbai rape victim to medically terminate pregnancy
New Delhi, July 25 : The Supreme Court on Monday allowed a petitioner, who is a rape victim, to medically terminate her 24 week pregnancy as the abnormalities in foetus have been confirmed by the report of the Medical Board. The medical report says ...
 Topnews.in1 month ago
NDTV
Mumbai Rape Survivor Can Terminate 24-Week-Old Foetus: Top Court
The rape survivor had approached the Supreme Court after doctors refused to abort the foetus New Delhi: A rape survivor from Mumbai has been granted permission by the Supreme Court to terminate her 24-week-old 'abnormal' foetus. The foetus ...
 NDTV1 month ago
DNA
Supreme Court allows rape survivor to terminate her 24-week pregnancy
SC considered report of Mumbai hospital medical board and allowed alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-week-old abnormal foetus.
 DNA1 month ago
SC allows Mumbai rape victim to medically terminate 24 week pregnancy
NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday allowed a petitioner, who is a rape victim, to medically terminate her 24 week pregnancy as the abnormalities in foetus have been confirmed by the report of the Medical Board. The medical report says ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago
SC allows Mumbai rape victim to medically terminate pregnancy
New Delhi, July 25 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday allowed a petitioner, who is a rape victim, to medically terminate her 24 week pregnancy as the abnormalities in foetus have been confirmed
 Mumbai News.Net1 month ago
SC allows Mumbai rape victim to medically terminate pregnancy
New Delhi, July 25 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday allowed a petitioner, who is a rape victim, to medically terminate her 24 week pregnancy as the abnormalities in foetus have been confirmed by the report of the Medical Board. The medical ...
 New Delhi News.Net1 month ago
SC allows Mumbai rape victim to medically terminate pregnancy
New Delhi, July 25 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday allowed a petitioner, who is a rape victim, to medically terminate her 24 week pregnancy as the abnormalities in foetus have been confirmed by the report of the Medical Board. The medical ...
 Bombay News.Net1 month ago
SC allows Mumbai rape victim to medically terminate pregnancy
New Delhi, July 25 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday allowed a petitioner, who is a rape victim, to medically terminate her 24 week pregnancy as the abnormalities in foetus have been confirmed
 Calcutta News.Net1 month ago
SC gives liberty to abort 24-weeks-old 'abnormal' foetus
Giving benefit of a provision in the abortion law, the Supreme Court today allowed a rape survivor to abort her 24-week-old 'abnormal' foetus, on the ground that continuance of pregnancy would gravely endanger her physical and mental health. The ...
 The Echo Of India1 month ago
SC permits woman to abort 24-week-old foetus
26 July 2016, New Delhi, M Post Bureau In a landmark judgement the apex court allows alleged rape victim to terminate pregnancy that could have endangered her life. The Supreme Court on Monday granted liberty to an alleged rape survivor ...
 Millennium Post1 month ago
SC gives liberty to abort 24-weeks-old ''abnormal'' foetus
New Delhi, Jul 25 (PTI) Giving benefit of a provision in the abortion law, the Supreme Court today allowed a rape survivor to abort her 24-week-old 'abnormal' foetus, on the ground that continuance of pregnancy would gravely endanger her physical ...
 Press Trust of India1 month ago
DNA India
SC gives liberty to abort 24-weeks-old 'abnormal' foetus
Giving benefit of a provision in the abortion law, the Supreme Court on Monday allowed a rape survivor to abort her 24-week-old 'abnormal' foetus, on the ground that continuance of pregnancy would gravely endanger her physical and mental health. ...
 DNA India1 month ago
SC allows rape survivor to abort 24-week-old pregnancy
"We grant liberty to the petitioner and if she desires to terminate the pregnancy, she is permitted," SC said. The Supreme Court on July 25 passed a historic judgement where it allowed a rape survivor to abort 24-week-old fetus citing health ...
 Tehelka1 month ago
SC allows rape survivor to abort 24-week-old 'abnormal' fetus
New Delhi: The Supreme Court Monday granted liberty to an alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-week-old abnormal fetus. A bench of justices J.S. Khehar and Arun Mishra perused the report of the medical board of a Mumbai hospital stating that ...
 Manorama Online1 month ago
MSN News US
Supreme Court allows rape victim to terminate pregnancy
Provided by Hindustan Times The Supreme Court on Monday allowed a 26-year-old alleged rape victim to terminate her 24-week pregnancy, which is otherwise prohibited by law, after doctors said her life is in danger. On Friday, the top court ...
 MSN News US1 month ago
The Freepress Journal
SC grants liberty to terminate 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today granted liberty to an alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus. A bench of Justices J S Khehar and Arun Mishra peruse the report of the medical board of a Mumbai hospital stating that ...
 The Freepress Journal1 month ago
SC grants liberty to terminate 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus
Tags: SC, grant, liberty, terminate, abnormal foetu NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Monday granted liberty to an alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus. A bench of Justices J S Khehar and Arun Mishra perused the report ...
 Kaumudi1 month ago
SC grants liberty to terminate 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus
New Delhi, Jul 25 (PTI): The Supreme Court today granted liberty to an alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus. A bench of Justices J S Khehar and Arun Mishra perused the report of the medical board of a Mumbai hospital ...
 Daijiworldcom1 month ago
Rediff.com
SC allows rape survivor to terminate 24-week-old abnormal foetus
The Supreme Court on Monday granted liberty to an alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus. A bench of Justices J S Khehar and Arun Mishra perused the report of the medical board of a Mumbai hospital stating that the continuance of pregnancy would gravely endanger the physical and mental health of the mother. The bench considered the report of the seven-member medical board of King Edward Memorial College and Hospital at Mumbai which said that the foetus has multiple ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Odisha Television
SC grants liberty to terminate 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today granted liberty to an alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus. A bench of Justices J S Khehar and Arun Mishra perused the report of the medical board of a Mumbai hospital stating that ...
 Odisha Television1 month ago
News18.com
SC Allows Rape Survivor to Terminate Her 24-week-old Pregnancy
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday grants liberty to alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-week-old abnormal foetus. A bench of Justices JS Khehar and Arun Mishra perused the report of the medical board of a Mumbai hospital stating that ...
 News18.com1 month ago
SC grants liberty to terminate 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus
NEW DELHI : The Supreme Court today granted liberty to an alleged rape survivor to terminate her 24-weeks-old abnormal foetus. A bench of Justices J S Khehar and Arun Mishra perused the report of the medical board of a Mumbai hospital stating that ...
 Daily Excelsior.com1 month ago

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