MP on female abortions

Title
MP on female abortions
Genre
Interview
TX Date
4 Jan 1988
Year of production
1988
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Duration
00:04:34
Description
Interview with David Alton MP (who is putting forward an abortion bill) about the abortion of female foetuses by some London doctors because their parents favour male children over female. He says with the law as it stands at the moment means it’s almost impossible to prosecute in such cases. Female interviewer not identified.
Contributors
David Alton
Keywords
Gynaecology; Abortion; Gender discrimination; Doctors; Asian peoples; Girls; Medical legislation

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