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Argentina: Further information: Teenage rape survivor gets legal abortion

By Amnesty International, , Index number: AMR 13/004/2010

A 15-year-old girl from the southern Argentinian province of Chubut was given a legal abortion on 20 March. She was pregnant after being raped by her step-father. An appeal judge ruled that the abortion could go ahead after she had previously been denied the abortion by a family court judge.

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