• Corpus ID: 44990097

Nova Scotia v. Morgentaler [6 November 1989].

  title={Nova Scotia v. Morgentaler [6 November 1989].},
  journal={Annual review of population law},
  • Published 1989
  • Law
  • Annual review of population law
The plaintiff charged that the defendant was performing abortions in his abortion clinic in violation of section 4 of the Nova Scotia Medical Services Act, 1989, which prohibits the performance of abortions outside hospitals. It sought an interim injunction to prevent the defendant's activities. The court granted the request for an injunction, stating that there was an overwhelming public interest that provincial laws not be flouted. It rejected the argument that the Supreme Court's 1988…