Parliamentary Secretary Deo Debattista called for the government to set up “pro-life clinics” to provide assistance and support to pregnant women who may be thinking of terminating their pregnancy overseas.
Chief Justice Emeritus Vincent De Gaetano told Newsbook.com.mt that President George Vella was merely upholding the law when he recently made a pro-life speech in which he took a public stand against the legalisation of abortion.
Archbishop Charles Scicluna said that it’s positive that Malta’s PM Robert Abela regards every life as indispensable.
When asked about the reference to Catholic religion in the consitution and whether this should be changed, Abela said there are a number of issues which require attention and changes in the constitution, however religion is not one of those.
Robert Abela discussed three of the hottest topics in Malta currently: abortion, prostitution and marijuana. Abela was being interviewed by Fr Joe Borg on a LIVE stream on Newsbook.com.mt. He is currently contesting the role of Leader of the Labour Party following Joseph Muscat’s announcement that he is resigning this month.
Abortion will not be introduced if Chris Fearne is elected as Partit Laburista leader.
Ten countries - including the United States, Brazil and Egypt - criticised a global conference on sexual and reproductive health on Thursday, saying it...