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  • Abortion law Germany

    In Germany, abortion is legal on demand within the first trimester. After the first trimester, exceptions are made in the case of women with physical or mental health problems , or when there is potential risk for the fetus.  The penal code states "The termination of pregnancy performed by a… Read more »

  • Germany abortion clinics and associations

    For more information on where to obtain an abortion in Germany : For both surgery or medical abortion you must attend a compulsory consultation at a legal pregnancy counseling center like  Profamilia or others (see address link beneath). You will get a certificate and will have to wait 3 days after… Read more »

  • Women on Waves publishes information of fined German abortion provider on its website

    On November 24 th,  the German doctor Kristina Haenel was fined 6000 euro for publishing information about abortion on her website. This  is a severe violation of the most basic human right to freedom of Information (Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights as well as article 10 of… Read more »