Project that equates abortion after 22 weeks with homicide “is, at the very least, insanity, says Lula

(Monasa Narjara. Aci digital).

“I think it is insanity for anyone to want to punish a woman with a sentence greater than that of the criminal who committed the rape. This is, to say the least, insane,” said President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (PT) at a press conference closing the G7 Summit, on Saturday (15).

Lula was referring to bill 1904/2024, by federal deputy Sóstenes Cavalcante (PL-RJ), which equates abortion of gestation after 22 weeks when there is a possibility of the baby’s life to the crime of simple homicide.

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