Marta Lempart charged with insulting a police officer among other alleged offences
Maya Oppenheim, Women’s Correspondent
Feb 11, 2021
A woman’s rights activist involved in protests against the widely criticised near-total abortion ban in Poland has been charged.
In recent months Poland has been rocked by the largest protests since the collapse of communism after the government unveiled plans to further tighten already restrictive abortion laws last October - with demonstrations erupting again last month after the court’s justification for the original ruling was enshrined into law.