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Supreme Court CJI Bench says Centre's recall application in abortion case was not abuse of process of law

The Supreme Court on Monday rejected a plea to abort a pregnancy that had crossed the threshold of 24 weeks under the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act in view of a medical report that found the foetus viable.
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CJI DY Chandrachud, Justice JB Pardiwala, Justice Manoj Misra

CJI DY Chandrachud, Justice JB Pardiwala, Justice Manoj Misra

The Supreme Court on Monday took a favourable view of the Central government's decision to directly request the Chief Justice of India (CJI)-led bench to recall an order passed by another bench that had allowed the termination of a pregnancy.

Supreme Court of India
Central government
Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act
Recall Application
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