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Marriage & Family

While some segments of French society oppose the right to abortion, the issue rarely makes headlines. France is among the European countries that allow minors to have abortions without parental consent, and in 1988, was the first country to introduce RU-486 -- the "morning after pill" -- which terminates pregnancy by causing the embryo to detach from the uterine wall.
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December 18 Saint of the Day

St. Rufus
December 18: Rufus and Zosimus were citizens of Antioch (or perhaps Philippi) ... Read More