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P.E.I. announces it will soon provide abortion services

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Today, the Province of P.E.I. announced that it would soon provide access to abortion services in-province for the first time in almost 35 years.

With this announcement, all provinces in Canada will now provide access to safe, legal abortion services.

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| March 15, 2016
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The backwater of P.E.I. abortion politics

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Canada's tiniest province with a population to match is often overlooked in the hustle and bustle of Canadian politics. Thought of as a quiet backwater, Prince Edward Island is renowned for its picturesque scenery, red-sand beaches, lighthouses, and quaint villages and churches. It also boasts the longest bridge in Canada, as well as the country's best lobster suppers (in my opinion). To top it off, P.E.I. is the birthplace of Confederation, the home of Anne of Green Gables, and a Life Sanctuary.

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Christian doctors angry they can no longer abandon their patients

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The Christian Medical and Dental Society of Canada is throwing a tantrum over a new requirement that Ontario physicians must refer patients appropriately when they refuse to provide a health-care service they personally disagree with. On March 20, the group launched a lawsuit against the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.

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