Polish pro-choice activist on trial over abortion pills

"The case marks the first in Europe in which an activist is being prosecuted for aiding an abortion by providing abortion pills," Amnesty International said ahead of the trial.

April 8, 2022

(AFP) — A Polish pro-choice activist went on trial Friday for supplying a pregnant woman with abortion pills in the Catholic country, in the first such case in Europe.

Poland has one of Europe’s most restrictive termination laws and all abortion is banned except in cases of rape and incest, or when the mother’s life or health is considered at risk.

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