Conscientious Provision and Refusal of Abortion Care
Video Lecture Presented by:
University of California, San Francisco
Guttmacher state laws and policy regarding conscientious refusal in the United States
FIGO guidelines on conscientious objection
Center for Reproductive Rights Law and Policy, Guide on Conscientious Objection (International Perspective)
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Lecture can be viewed with subtitles in Spanish or French. French translation was made possible by the Safe Abortion Action Fund and International Planned Parenthood Federation. Click the Closed Captions button on video lectures to access subtitles.
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