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France Issued Stamp on 50 Years of Neuwirth Law

Until the 1960s, contraceptive methods remained banned in France. The woman had no recourse but abstinence or clandestine abortion to avoid repeated pregnancies.On December 28, 1967, after rejecting eleven successive bills in ten years, the National Assembly adopted the law … Continue reading

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