Divides population Mauritius

Proposed abortion bill divides population

When the parliament returns to session this October 18, one of the foremost thoughts in many minds would be the legislation that proposes to legalise abortion in Mauritius, albeit in special circumstances. The current law is derived from French and British codes practised in the 19th century. The 1938 revision of the Penal Code of [...]

06 Oct 2011, The Independent Daily