Another state pushes to decriminalise abortion

A report recommends the practice be legalised at all gestational stages

SA might soon follow NSW in updating its abortion laws, following a major report calling for the practice to be decriminalised in the state.

The SA Law Reform Institute says abortion “should be treated as a health issue rather than a criminal law matter”, in its report released in December to the SA Attorney General.

It recommends that abortion is legalised at all