Abortion law reform on the horizon in NSW and Queensland

Contrary to popular belief, abortion is not available “on demand” in NSW. The Crimes Act 1900 (NSW) contains three criminal offences relating to abortion. Section 83 creates an offence for unlawfully administering a drug or using any instrument or other means to procure a woman’s miscarriage, Section 82 creates an offence for a woman to … Continue reading Abortion law reform on the horizon in NSW and Queensland