30 Jan 2013
January 30, 2013

Pro-Choice Group Marches to Premier’s Office

by Teresa Wright, The Guardian (PEI), January 28, 2013 A small group of women marched to the premier’s office in Charlottetown this morning to mark the 25th anniversary of the decriminalization of abortion and to call for abortions to be made available in P.E.I. Read the full article here. read more →

CBC News, January 28, 2013 Monday marks 25 years since the Supreme Court of Canada struck down the country’s abortion law, but in Saskatchewan access to the procedure remains uneven. Read the full article here. read more →

29 Jan 2013
January 29, 2013

The Morgentaler decision is 25 years old

by Laura Wershler, Troy News, January 29, 2013 Canada is the first country in the world to prove that abortion care can be ethically and effectively managed as part of standard healthcare practice, without being controlled by any civil or criminal law. Read the full article here. read more →

29 Jan 2013
January 29, 2013

Media Mornings Interview with Joyce Arthur

Host Jane Bouey interviews Joyce Arthur on Vancouver Co-op Radio show Media Mornings, January 28, 2013. Podcast link here. read more →

29 Jan 2013
January 29, 2013

A Bad Law and A Bold Woman

by Bernadette Wagner, The Regina Mom, January 28, 2013. In Canada in 1985 Madame Justice Bertha Wilson had not yet played her role in striking down Canada’s abortion law, the law that created regulations so strict it was nigh on impossible for women to access the procedure. Read the full article here. read more →

by Supriya Dwivedi, The Huffington Post, January 28, 2013 The essential issue before the Supreme Court was whether the provisions in the Criminal Code unjustifiably infringed on a woman’s right to “life, liberty and security of the person,” as guaranteed by section 7 of the Charter of Rights and Freedoms. In a split 5-2 judgment,.. read more →

January 28, 2013. The Current on CBC. http://www.cbc.ca/thecurrent/episode/2013/01/28/historical-morgentaler-decision-marks-25th-anniversary/ Historical Morgentaler decision marks 25th anniversary – Carolyn Egan & Morris Manning We started this segment with a clip from CBC news on this day, twenty-five years ago, as the Supreme Court of Canada struck down this country’s abortion law. The ramifications of that decision are still.. read more →

28 Jan 2013
January 28, 2013

National Abortion Federation Globe and Mail Ad

A full page-ad celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Morgentaler decision is in today’s (Jan 28) Globe & Mail. View the ad here: http://www.nafcanada.org/  This site also includes quotes from notable Canadians, and a story about Dr. Morgentaler. read more →

by Vicki Saporta, President and CEO of the National Abortion Federation of Canada, January 28, 2013, The Vancouver Sun http://www.vancouversun.com/news/battle+right+abortion+hard+fought+protect+rights+earned/7881334/story.html Today marks the 25th anniversary of R v. Morgentaler, the Supreme Court decision that decriminalized abortion in Canada. This landmark decision has undoubtedly protected the health and saved the lives of countless women and changed.. read more →

January 28, 2013 http://abortiongang.org/2013/01/25-years-after-r-v-morgentaler-where-does-the-law-go-from-here/ read more →