saaac News

Firstly: the big news

On December 5, 2018, a bill to decriminalise abortion in South Australia was introduced to SA Parliament by Greens MP Tammy Franks. A link to Tammy’s speech can be found here.

Spread the word: Here is a growing collection of saaac-related media.

Listen to Greens MLC Tammy Franks speak with Peter Goers on ABC 891 about why it’s time for SA to decriminalise abortion – and how we do it.

“Women and their doctors are pushing to change the law in a state where most women can get an abortion for free. Here’s why” – published by BuzzFeed on February 26, 2019.

“Conscience abortion vote likely to be given to South Australian MPs” – published by ABC News on December 5, 2018.

“Labor pledges to overhaul abortion access in all Australian states” – published by The New Daily on December 12, 2018.

“Where Australian states are up to in decriminalising abortion” by saaac member Erica Millar for The Conversation, September 13, 2018.

On September 17, 2018, saaac member Catherine Kevin spoke with Radio Adelaide about why abortion needs to be treated like any other health service.

“Renewed push to change ‘discriminatory’ and ‘inadequate’ abortion laws in South Australia” – published by ABC News on October 11, 2018.