'It is their body, choice': Advocate Amit Mishra on how the Supreme Court allowed his unmarried client to get an abortion

Bar & Bench spoke to the petitioner’s lawyer Dr Amit Mishra, who underlined the significance of the verdict, in the context of similarly placed unmarried women being compelled to undergo unsafe abortions.
Advocate Amit Mishra
Advocate Amit Mishra

The Supreme Court's recent verdict holding that unmarried women cannot be denied medical termination of pregnancy marks a watershed moment in the fight for the bodily autonomy of women.

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