Abortion Laws Canada

Denying Abortion A Form Of Violence Against Women: Monsef

CP | Joanna Smith, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.16.2017 | Canada Politics

"Reproductive health rights in Canada and around the world are critical to advancing gender equality."

Tory Leadership Hopeful Vows Action Against Sex-Selective Abortion

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.11.2016 | Canada Politics

He says it's time for free and open debate on the issue.

Ontario Doctors Who Refuse Treatment On Moral Grounds Must Give Referral: Court

CP | Paola Loriggio, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.10.2015 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Ontario doctors must obtain consent from patients or their caregivers before withholding or turning off life-support, the province's medical...

Tory MPs Keep Debate Alive

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.19.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - It's been two months since the House of Commons rejected a controversial abortion-related motion, but Conservative MPs are using a tried and ...

MP Makes Final Push For Debate On When Life Begins

CBC | Posted 11.17.2012 | Canada Politics

The question of whether to have a debate on when human life begins will face the House of Commons again Friday as Conservative MP Stephen Woodworth's ...

Anti-Abortion Rally Shuts Down Ottawa Streets

CP | Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.10.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Thousands of people marched through the streets of Ottawa on Thursday in an annual protest to end legalized abortions.Throngs of teenagers, g...

Where The Parties Stand On Abortion

CBC | Posted 06.26.2012 | Canada Politics

Despite Stephen Harper's determination not to reopen the abortion debate, the issue is back in the parliamentary spotlight as MPs consider whether to ...

Harper Says He'll Vote Against Abortion-Related Motion

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.25.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper said Thursday he'll vote against a motion introduced by one of his MPs that has reignited the national abortion...