Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, August 8th, 2004
The Health Ministry said the "Woman on Waves" must be within 25 kilometers (16 miles) of an Amsterdam hospital when offering abortion pills to women who are between 6 1/2 weeks and 12 weeks pregnant.
The decision was the latest legal challenge to prevent the volunteer crew aboard the floating clinic from working in countries where such procedures are illegal.
The volunteer group, Women on Waves, said the decision will not affect its use of abortion pills in earlier...
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