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Refusal to Treat PEI Patient Needing Abortion Aftercare is Serious Violation of Medical Ethics

NATIONAL – Two doctors denied treatment to a woman at a Charlottetown hospital in PEI on May 21, because she was seeking aftercare for a medical abortion. The shocking incident...

Historic Day for New Brunswick as Province Finally Repeals Restrictive Abortion Regulation

NATIONAL – The Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada (ARCC) is very happy that New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant has announced the repeal of the province’s restrictive payment regulation. The regulation,...

National Abortion Rights Group Asks Williams Lake to Rescind Anti-Abortion Proclamation

WILLIAMS LAKE, BC – A national abortion rights group has sent a letter to the Mayor and Council of Williams Lake in BC, asking them to immediately rescind their “highly...

Reproductive Justice Rallies Across the Country: Sep 20

National Day of Action in Solidarity with New Brunswick and PEI: Equal Access Now! NATIONAL – Reproductive justice activists across the country will be rallying this Saturday September 20 to...

Cities Rally in Solidarity with New Brunswick Women

Province’s only abortion clinic to close in July due to lack of funding.National outrage builds as NB Dept. of Health abandons women and creates health crisis.Rallies in Fredericton, Toronto, St....

New Brunswick Gambles with Women’s Lives

FREDERICTON — The closure of New Brunswick’s only abortion clinic will have devastating and potentially tragic consequences for women in that province, warns Canada’s national pro-choice group. The Morgentaler Clinic...

City of Kelowna Denies Anti-Choice Group’s Request to Proclaim “Protect Human Life Week”

KELOWNA — The Communications Supervisor for the City of Kelowna, Tom Wilson, has advised pro-choice activists that the City’s proclamation policy was reviewed by Council, and as a result, the...

Dr. Henry Morgentaler: “A True Canadian Hero Who Saved Countless Lives ”

NATIONAL – Pro-choice people across the country are in deep mourning after the announcement of the death of Dr. Henry Morgentaler. The 90-year old retired doctor died peacefully at his...

In Honour of the 25th Anniversary of No Abortion Law

Abortion Rights Group Launches Website to Celebrate Jan 28, 1988 Supreme Court Decision and Dr. Henry Morgentaler NATIONAL – In honour of the upcoming 25th anniversary of the Supreme Court’s...

Misbegotten Jubilee Medals Encourage Crime

Governor General Must Retract Two Medals Given to Habitual Anti-Abortion Criminals NATIONAL – Despite Prime Minister Harper’s “tough on crime” stance, his Governor General David Johnston has seen fit to...