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Abortion rights el salvador 2013 01 18

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On the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, GlobalPost looks at abortion rights around the world.
The Supreme Court of El Salvador denied a seriously ill woman on Thursday the right to have an abortion, even though her fetus has almost no chance of survival.
A critically ill woman was denied an abortion in El Salvador by the Supreme Court, so doctors instead performed a life-saving C-section.
Abortion rights el salvador 2013 01 18

A woman participates in a march on the International Day of Action for the Decriminalization of Abortion, on Sept. 28, 2012 in San Salvador.

Jose Cabezas