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#8thRef

# 8thref - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Poll: Were you offended by graphic abortion posters during the referendum campaign? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Were you offended by graphic abortion posters during the referendum campaign?

Many images of surgical procedures were used during the campaign.

# 8thref - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

'The No side wasn't offering solutions to the hard cases' - Undecideds explain why they voted Yes

“I’m not a fan of abortion, but I was even less of a fan of the Eighth Amendment.”

# 8thref - Sunday 27 May, 2018

The 11 standout moments of the Eighth Referendum campaign

The campaign this year had some highlights. Here are some of them.

# 8thref - Saturday 26 May, 2018

Here's how each constituency voted in the Eighth Amendment referendum

The tallies have started coming in – find out how people in your area voted.

Donegal is the only constituency to vote No in the referendum

The final result was 51.9% No and 48.1% Yes.

AS IT HAPPENED: Counting and final tallies indicate a strong Yes in Eighth Amendment referendum

Will the Eighth be repealed or retained? Find out live…

Over 65s and slight majority of Fianna Fáíl voters only groups to vote No - according to RTÉ exit poll

The poll, conducted by Behaviour & Attitudes, asked 3,800 people at 175 polling stations.

Landslide: two exit polls predict Ireland has voted overwhelmingly to repeal the Eighth Amendment

Voting has finished and counting will begin at 9am tomorrow morning.

# 8thref - Friday 25 May, 2018

Seeing bibles at polling stations? There's a reason for that

It’s not there to try to sway your vote.

Wicklow Council tells woman she can't vote today due to an 'administrative error'

The woman sent in all relevant documents by the deadline, but the council said she could not be added to the supplementary register.

# 8thref - Thursday 24 May, 2018

Don't be confused at the ballot box - you're voting on the 36th Amendment tomorrow

The Eighth Amendment won’t be mentioned on the ballot paper.

# 8thref - Monday 21 May, 2018

Watch: We put your questions to the chair of the Referendum Commission

We spoke live to Justice Isobel Kennedy.

# 8thref - Saturday 19 May, 2018

What would you like to ask the head of the Referendum Commission?

We’re putting them to Justice Isobel Kennedy in a Facebook Live.

# 8thref - Thursday 17 May, 2018

How do Ireland's proposed abortion laws compare with Europe?

It has been compared to the UK, but how does it stack up to other countries?

# 8thref - Monday 14 May, 2018

Secondary students tell pro-life groups to stay away from campaigning in schools

Schools across the country were sent letters in the last week asking for a promotional DVD to be played to students in the senior cycle.

# 8thref - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Priests ask for an end to referendum campaigning at mass

The Save the 8th campaign says it will not decline invitations.

# 8thref - Saturday 21 April, 2018

Tidy Towns groups across the country are asking campaigners not to put up posters

This might be why some posters are missing in your town.

# 8thref - Friday 20 April, 2018

The Repeal The Eighth mural in Temple Bar is being taken down... again

The mural will be painted over at 11am on Monday.

# 8thref - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

'A complete fabrication' - You cannot be taken off the electoral register by phone

A number of people on Twitter had suggested the idea in recent days.

# 8thref - Friday 13 April, 2018

Together for Yes crowdfunding appeal tops half a million euro

The group says that the money will “put posters across the country”.

# 8thref - Monday 9 April, 2018

Repeal The Eighth mural returns to Temple Bar

The artwork, by street artist Maser, was commissioned nearly two years ago.

# 8thref - Thursday 5 April, 2018

'My first thought when I was raped was whether or not I was pregnant - that shouldn't be the case'

The Together For Yes campaign launched a position paper on the proposed legislation.