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Oaxaca decriminalizes abortion
With a total of 24 votes in favor and 12 against, the legislature approved the modification of the criminal code in the Mexican state to decriminalize pregnancy interruption up to the 12th week of pregnancy
Maternal deaths in Mexico linked to poverty
In 2017 there were 14 entities that registered numbers exceeding the national MMR, which back then was of 39; Guerrero, Chihuahua, Baja California, Tabasco, Chiapas, and Mexico City reported an average of 58 deaths of women for every 100,000 children born alive
Maternal death in Mexico: poverty & negligence
The maternal mortality ratio shows that in Mexico, a lot of women die as a result of a deficient medical attention