Leslie Cannold: Writer, Commentator, Ethicist, Researcher

The Australian Pro-Choice Movement and the Struggle for Legal Clarity, Liberal Laws and Liberal Access: Two Case Studies

In this chapter, written with Cait Calcutt (p. 41–70), Leslie analyses, and seeks to draw lessons for contemporary Australian pro-choice activists, of significant legislative changes to abortion laws in Western Australia and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) in 1998. The chapter is part of a larger collection undertaken in phase one of the Johannesburg Initiative, an international project aimed at building capacity amongst pro-choice advocates.

Available as a free download from [http://www.federa.org.pl/english/Advocating-abortionAccess.pdf](http://www.federa.org.pl/english/Advocating-abortionAccess.pdf).

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