Obstetrician slammed for DIY abortion site

A Queensland obstetrician who created a DIY home abortion website likely to attract the attention of teenage girls has been reprimanded for unprofessional conduct.

Dr Adrienne Freeman, an advocate for more liberal access to medical termination drugs, said she had established the website safehomeabortion.com.au in response to the prosecution of a young Queensland couple for illegally attempting to procure an abortion in 2008.

The website, which Dr Freeman has since taken down, provided written instructions