2017-10-12 Abortion Laws

In this episode we discuss different abortion laws around the world, specifically looking at the total ban on abortion currently existing in El Salvador, Nicaragua, The Vatican, Dominican Republic and Malta. In this episode you will also hear an interview with Maria Teresa Rivera from El Salvador. She was sentenced to 40 years in prison after being suspected of performing an abortion. We also look at the Global Gag Rule and its implications on sexual and reproductive health and rights in countries around the world.