Central Queensland Hospital v Q: Access to abortion in Queensland and children’s ability to consent to medical treatment

  The decision in Central Queensland Hospital and Health Service v Q raises interesting issues in relation to the criminalization of abortion in Queensland and children’s ability to consent to medical treatment. Q was a pregnant 12 year old girl who was referred to medical staff at the Central Queensland Hospital after asking her GP for … Continue reading Central Queensland Hospital v Q: Access to abortion in Queensland and children’s ability to consent to medical treatment