Backstreet abortions: Illegal, dingy clinics advertise ‘safe ... pain free’ procedures
ILLEGAL abortions for women who are as far as six months pregnant are just a text message away, a news.com.au investigation has revealed.
October 7, 2017
“SAFE abortions — pain free,” one flyer stuck to a tin shack reads.
The advertisement includes a phone number and guarantees “same day” procedures.
It’s one of hundreds like it plastered around the cities and shanty towns of South Africa, where the majority of citizens live below the poverty line.