SAN SALVADOR — Alba Lorena Rodriguez was five months pregnant when she started to feel sharp pains in her stomach while at home in December 2009. She fainted. When she awoke, she says, she realized she had lost her baby.
"Women Serving Decades-Long Prison Terms for Abortion in El Salvador Hope Change Is Coming" is from the September 27, 2018 World section of The Washington Post. It was written by Anna-Catherine Brigida and narrated by Sam Scholl.