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What’s next for NSW abortion laws?

What’s next for NSW abortion laws?

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian voted against a foetal personhood bill in 2013. Will she do so again?

Abortion decriminalised in Queensland

Abortion decriminalised in Queensland

Good morning, early birds! Queensland's parliament has successfully voted to strike abortion from the criminal code, and rumours are stirring of an imminent leadership spill in the Nationals. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Queensland’s 19th-century abortion laws need urgent overhaul

Queensland’s 19th-century abortion laws need urgent overhaul

Queensland doctors and other health professionals should be able to work without fear of prosecution when providing safe and effective abortion care.

Health Minister implicated in Cricket Australia sacking has pro-life history

Health Minister implicated in Cricket Australia sacking has pro-life history

Tasmanian Health Minister Michael Ferguson has been fighting against abortion in the Apple Isle for years.

Turnbull soul-searching after Super Saturday defeat

Turnbull soul-searching after Super Saturday defeat

Good morning, early birds. Super Saturday byelections give Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull a nasty wake-up call. Plus, New South Wales no longer rules the roost for economic growth. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Crikey Worm: alleged SAS war crimes revealed in report

Crikey Worm: alleged SAS war crimes revealed in report

Good morning, early birds. A confidential defence inquiry raises red flags for Australian special forces. Plus, safe access zones legislation passes in NSW. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

‘No freedom until women are truly free’: Irish immigrants continue abortion fight in Australia

‘No freedom until women are truly free’: Irish immigrants continue abortion fight in Australia

Many Irish Australians returned #HomeToVote to repeal the eighth amendment. Now that protest spirit could catch on for legislative changes in their new home.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

A brutal shake up at the ABC, we're buying nor backing the argument for corporate tax cuts, and more pain on its way for the big banks.

ABC v the government … Irish abortion ad ban … London calling …

ABC v the government … Irish abortion ad ban … London calling …

Michelle Guthrie has pledged to oppose further cuts to the ABC's budget, telling government that they would do well to remember what the broadcaster means to voters. And other media tidbits of the day.

Crikey Worm: interstate abortion trips quadruple for Tassie women

Crikey Worm: interstate abortion trips quadruple for Tassie women

Good morning, early birds. Tasmanian women are traveling to Melbourne for abortions in record numbers. Plus, Josh Frydenbergheads to COAG to talk about Australia's recycling crisis. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods