MEDIA RELEASES

Media Release: RTL Owes $72,500 in Court Costs

ABORTION LAW REFORM ASSOCIATION OF NEW ZEALAND 24 June 2015                                                   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ANTI-ABORTION GROUP OWES $72,500 IN 2012 COURT CASE The anti-abortion group in the middle of legal action aimed at shutting down Family...

Media Release: Politicians Must Act Now

ABORTION LAW REFORM ASSOCIATION OF NEW ZEALAND MEDIA RELEASE   9 June 2015                              FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Politicians must act now on abortion law reform The Abortion Law Reform Association of New Zealand (ALRANZ) is calling on the politicians to...

Media Release: 2015 Prochoice Gathering

ABORTION LAW REFORM ASSOCIATION OF NEW ZEALAND MEDIA RELEASE   22 February 2015                                                                         FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ALRANZ to Host 21-22 March Pro-Choice Gathering in Wellington  The Abortion Law Reform...

Media Release: Support for NCW Law Reform Remit

ABORTION LAW REFORM ASSOCIATION OF NEW ZEALAND 11 October 2014              FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ALRANZ Backs National Council of Women Remit on Abortion Law Reform; Urges Govt. Action A remit calling for abortion law reform up for debate at this weekend’s National...

Sept. 28: Global Day of Action in NZ

By Morgan Healey, ALRANZ President On the 28th of September 2014, ALRANZ celebrates the Global Day of Action for Access to Safe and Legal Abortion. This is a campaign that began two decades ago in Latin America and the Caribbean and has gone global, with activists...

My Decision. Kei a au te Whakataunga.

My Decision. Kei a au te Whakataunga mydecision.org.nz   MEDIA RELEASE                                                   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 17 August 2014 NEW WEBSITE LISTS DOCTORS WHO OPPOSE CONTRACEPTION A new grassroots project aimed at sharing information...

‘Rough on Women’: Media Release, Excerpt

ABORTION LAW REFORM ASSOCIATION OF NEW ZEALAND 1 July 2014                                              FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Book Launch: The Untold Stories of Abortion in 19th Century New Zealand The tragic toll of unsafe illegal abortion in 19th Century New Zealand...

Media Release: New Abortion Stats Highlight Need for Research

ABORTION LAW REFORM ASSOCIATION OF NEW ZEALAND 18 June 2014                                                  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Abortion Figures Highlight Need for Fact-Based Debate on Modernising NZ Law  The continuing decline in the abortion rate announced today,...

Voice for Life loses appeal

Just a quickie post with a couple of items of news in the holiday season. 1. Voice for Life Bay of Plenty lost its appeal to the Advertising Standards Authority. VfL had appealed an October decision by the ASA that upheld a complaint by ALRANZ over full-page ads that...