Video Blog 9: M.L. v Poland

On 14 December 2023, the European Court of Human Rights issued a judgment in the case of M.L. v Poland. The court has ruled, that the 2020 ruling of the Polish Constitutional Tribunal, prohibiting abortion on grounds of foetal abnormality, has resulted in the plaintiff’s human rights being violated. In this installment of the project’s video blog, Marta Bucholc discusses the case and it’s implications on the connections between human rights and abortion laws.