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  1. News - China Insider

    Hunan man accuses one-child-policy officers over forced late-term abortion

    Posted Aug 06th 2013, 07:11pm by Chris Luo

    ... psychological illness. A year ago a similar late-term abortion in Shaanxi sparked a nationwide outcry which led to the suspension of three family-planning officials. ... Chris Luo chris.luo@scmp.com A Hunan resident accused local family-planning staff of carrying out a forced abortion seven months into his wife’s pregnancy, increasing tension between ...

  2. Officials suspended after forced late-term abortion

    Posted Jun 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the abortion was a 'serious violation' of family-planning regulations and had an 'extremely bad influence on society'. It also vowed to stop late-term abortions. Deng, from Zengjia, ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com Three officials in Shaanxi's Zhenping county have been suspended from duty after a forced late term abortion case sparked a national outcry. ...

  3. Late-term abortion forced on woman

    Posted Jun 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the township, to conduct an investigation. A circular was also distributed to the populace emphasising that the legal rights of pregnant women should be upheld and that the 'abortion of late-term ... resulted in similar late-term abortions. Authorities implemented the controversial family-planning policy in the late 1970s. Under the policy, urban families are generally allowed to have one ...

  4. Court grants permission for late-term abortion of one twin

    Posted Dec 31st 2010, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... on Christmas Eve allowing the hospital to perform the abortion. Hong Kong law does not allow abortion of a fetus older than 24 weeks. It is the first time in more than 10 years that the public hospital has had to seek a court order to abort a fetus beyond that age. The unborn twin in this case is likely to suffer from alpha thalassaemia, an inherited blood disorder causing the body to make ...

  5. Who said it?

    Posted Jun 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... emotional and confused The husband of Feng Jianmai (pictured), who underwent a late-term abortion allegedly on the orders of local officials ...

  6. Another couple tell of forced abortion ordeal

    Posted Jul 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com Another victim of a forced abortion during late-term pregnancy- conducted because of the mainland's one-child policy- is seeking redress through ... just one child,' Xu said. 'And even if a punishment is given, it should be an administrative punishment or fine, but never the forced abortion of a late-term fetus. That's ...

  7. News - China

    Health ministry dampens speculation over two-child policy

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 09:27pm by AFP

    ... been brutally enforced, with authorities relying on permits, fines, and, in some cases forced sterilisations and late-term abortions. China says the policy prevented food shortages and laid ...

  8. Forced-abortion family accept compensation

    Posted Jul 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com A woman who was forced to have a late-term abortion last month, in a case that sparked a nationwide outcry, has reached a settlement with the local ... to live a stable life. It's hard to explain in a few words.' Feng (pictured after the abortion) was discharged from hospital yesterday morning. She was abducted by township family ...

  9. Two officials sacked over forced abortion

    Posted Jun 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... government family planning policies when they forced her to have a late-term abortion. The investigation report confirmed that local officials had asked Feng's family for 40,000 yuan (HK$49,041) ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com Two top officials in Zhenping county, Shaanxi, were sacked yesterday for forcing a woman to abort her seven-month-old fetus earlier this month. The Ankang ...

  10. Abortion father safe in Beijing, his lawyer says

    Posted Jun 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com The husband of a woman who was forced to have a late-term abortion in the northwest province of Shaanxi appeared in Beijing yesterday, four days ... help. Deng Jiyuan's wife, Feng Jianmei, was abducted and forced by local authorities in Zhenping county, Shaanxi, to abort her seven-month-old fetus on June 2. Pictures of the dead baby, ...




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