From the Archives: Yesterday Senator Cory Bernardi moved a series of motions in the Senate, including one that opposed "Medicare funding for termination of pregnancy, where it occurs on gender grounds". The motion was defeated, but it's not the first time something like this has been tried. We bring you this item from the Crikey vault, originally published on May 1,2015, which refutes a similar bill.
This is the test you should be worried about for sex-selective abortion
John Madigan's private member's bill to limit sex-selective abortion is woefully out of date, writes Caroline de Costa, professor of obstetrics and gynaecology at James Cook University College of Medicine.