8 of 32: Guerrero decriminalizes abortion up to the 12th week of pregnancy


The plenary session of the local Congress of Warrior decriminalized abortion up to the 12th week of pregnancy. This implies that the abortion It will cease to be a crime for women or pregnant persons who practice it voluntarily before this period.

Medical personnel, midwives or anyone who carries it out before that week will also not commit a crime.

Guerrero joins the list of the eight entities that have decriminalized abortion in Mexico: Mexico City, Oaxaca, Veracruz, Hidalgo, Colima, Baja California and Sinaloa.



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