NT abortion bill: Reform to allow RU486 will deliver equality, lead to 'dark ages', politicians tell Parliament
By Lucy Marks
March 21, 2017
The Northern Territory Parliament has passed a law decriminalising abortion and legalising the medical termination of pregnancy.
A crowd of supporters cheered in the public gallery when the bill passed 20 votes to four, after a lengthy debate on Tuesday night.
Health Minister Natasha Fyles said in passing the bill the Government had delivered on an election commitment to Territory women.
Continued at source: ABC News: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-03-21/nt-abortion-debate-hears-from-all-sides-of-parliament/8374464