• Why Argentina's Failed Abortion Vote Matters So Much

    8 monthes ago - By Fortune

    All eyes were on Argentina's Senate on Thursday as its members voted on an abortion bill.
    After more than 15 hours of debate, the Senate rejected the bill, which would have legalized abortion in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy, 31 for to 38 against. Abortion is currently only legal in the case of rape or danger to the life of the woman.
    Abortion in Latin America
    Despite not passing in the Senate, the bill is significant: Argentina is the fourth most populous country in the region and would have become the biggest country to permit abortions. Brazil, the region's most populous country, is...
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