Judge Forces Mentally Disabled Woman to be Fitted With Contraceptive Device After She Became Pregnant

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Judge Forces Mentally Disabled Woman to be Fitted With Contraceptive Device After She Became Pregnant

A British woman who nearly was forced to abort her unborn baby by a judge will be forced to be fitted with a contraceptive device instead. Despite objections from the woman’s family and lawyers, Justice MacDonald ruled Wednesday in favor of contraception for the 24-year-old woman, who has mental disabilities, according to the Catholic News Agency.

Appeals Court Overturns Judge’s Ruling Forcing Mentally Disabled Woman to Have Abortion

The mother of a mentally disabled woman has appealed the ruling of a British judge has ruled that doctors can force her pregnant daughter to have an abortion. And the appeals court just overturned the ruling.

Judge Who Tried to Force Mentally Disabled Woman to Abort is a Prominent Abortion Activist

A British judge who drew international outrage for trying to force a woman with disabilities to abort her unborn baby was a prominent abortion activist for more than a decade before being appointed to the bench.