Debate on German abortion ban keeps going
The Committee on Legal Affairs of the German Bundestag has started to deal with the government's decision to abolish article 219a from the criminal code. The deletion of this paragraph means that it is no longer illegal to publish abortion advertisements. That means that, for example, doctors can provide information on the location of abortion clinics without having to fear prosecution.
New German government wants to permit abortion advertisements
Marco Buschmann, the German minister of the Department of Justice announced that he wants to lift the current ban on abortion advertisements.
Abortion adverts remain forbidden in Germany