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Abortion in Argentina

The Argentine Senate rejects a bill that would have legalized abortion in Argentina.

After 16 hours of debate, the country's Senate voted 38 to 31 against a measure passed earlier by the lower house of Congress that would have allowed abortions through the 14th week of pregnancy.

  1. NPR
Argentina's Senate Rejects Legalizing Abortion, Dashing Hopes Of Rights Advocates