Abortion

Health written question – answered on 8th May 2014.

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Photo of Craig Whittaker Craig Whittaker Conservative, Calder Valley

To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many doctors were referred to the police for investigation for crimes relating to the Abortion Act 1967 in each of the last 10 years; and how many such referrals resulted in (a) charges and (b) convictions.

Photo of Jane Ellison Jane Ellison The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health

No registered medical practitioners have been convicted of a breach of abortion law and no prosecutions have been brought in the past 10 years.

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