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Bombay HC turns down rape survivor's plea to terminate pregnancy

The petitioner had approached the court last week seeking that she be permitted to medically terminate the pregnancy despite the medical panel's recommendation.

published on : 11th September 2018

Abortion plea: SC asks woman to peruse medical board report

The apex court had ordered setting up of the medical board of seven doctors of the SSKM Hospital in Kolkata to ascertain certian aspects relating to the health of the woman and her 24-week foetus. 

published on : 29th June 2017

SC rejects abortion plea of HIV+ rape victim, orders Bihar to pay compensation

The decision came after the AIIMS medical board in its report cited that there was danger to the life of HIV rape victim and foetus if she would terminate her pregnancy.

published on : 9th May 2017