Beatriz, the 22-year-old El Salvadoran who was denied the abortion that would save her life, will be allowed to get a C-section. “For me what matters is to protect Beatriz’s life,” Health Minister Maria Isabel Rodriguez said Thursday. Clearly.


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I think going into this a little more is helpful...basically, the Health Minister is allowing her to have a Caesarean section that will end her pregnancy, but because the fetus is at 26 weeks it's not considered an abortion. This is just her "delivering her baby", according to the government.