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10 years after "Esperancita's" death, demand a Penal Code that protects girls and women
10 years after "Esperancita's" death, demand a Penal Code that protects girls and women

Rosa Hernández, "Esperancita’s" mother, whose case is currently before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights-IACHR, and other relatives of several women who have died because of the country's abortion ban, support the presentation of a new Penal Code that includes the possibility for women to have access in three special circumstances. 

  • Country: Dominican Republic
  • Date: 17/08/2022
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