Abortion in Namibia
Abortion in Namibia is restricted under the Abortion and Sterilisation Act of South Africa (1975), which Namibia inherited at the time of Independence from South Africa in March 1990. The act only all...
Abortion in South Africa
Abortion in South Africa was legal only under very limited circumstances until 1 February 1997, when the Choice on Termination of Pregnancy Act (Act 92 of 1996) came into force, providing abortion on ...
Christian Lawyers Association v Minister of Health
Christian Lawyers Association v Minister of Health is a case in which the Transvaal Provincial Division of the High Court of South Africa ruled on the constitutionality of the Choice on Termination of...
Choice on Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1996
The Choice on Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1996 (Act No. 92 of 1996) ("the Act") is the law governing abortion in South Africa. It allows abortion on demand up to the twelfth week of pregnancy, under...