Abortion law in Latin America: Uruguay court rules man can stop ex-partner from having abortion | In English | EL PAÍS

The woman in the current case says she has no feelings for the father of the child and is not a stable relationship with him. For his part, the man has promised to take care of the child.The young woman’s lawyer has appealed the magistrate’s ruling, saying her client’s paperwork is in order, while the Coordinator of the Legal Abortion in Uruguay group has called the judge’s decision “abhorrent,” arguing the decision to terminate a pregnancy is that of a woman alone.

Source: Abortion law in Latin America: Uruguay court rules man can stop ex-partner from having abortion | In English | EL PAÍS

“My take is that the man is most likely a liar and would not take care of the unborn child.”