# abortion - Yesterday’s News
The Health Minister said that the Government has no plans to update the Constitution in relation to abortion.
# abortion - Sunday 28 September, 2014
Reports this morning claimed that Department of Health officials intervened in the case, objecting to the legal action being taken.
# abortion - Saturday 27 September, 2014
The march was organised by the Abortion Rights Campaign.
The head of the IFPA says the recent abortion law needs to be repealed.
The case of Ms Y highlights the cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment girls and women are subjected to because of Ireland’s abortion laws.
# abortion - Thursday 25 September, 2014
Ruth Coppinger said that a Referendum should take place on the same day as the Marriage Equality Referendum next Spring.
# abortion - Tuesday 23 September, 2014
Remove abortion from the picture and we are still left with the highly troubling instance of a young, vulnerable women left traumatised by her encounter with the health service.
RTÉ Prime Time has revealed that the HSE believes there was “an overall lack of coordination” in the handling of the case.
# abortion - Sunday 21 September, 2014
… but one quarter of people don’t know.
# abortion - Friday 19 September, 2014
The guidance document was published by the Department of Health today.
# abortion - Thursday 18 September, 2014
The Health Minister has rejected calls for a referendum to be held next year.
# abortion - Saturday 13 September, 2014
# abortion - Saturday 6 September, 2014
The presence of the eighth amendment is putting the life, health or well-being of certain pregnant woman at risk.
# abortion - Monday 1 September, 2014
If Irish society is serious about reducing harm to pregnant women, including the harms of disrespecting their autonomy and bodily integrity, the state needs to change how it thinks about pregnancy and abortion.
# abortion - Tuesday 26 August, 2014
There have been reports that Irish women have had to wait for up to a month for an appointment.
# abortion - Monday 25 August, 2014
The Tánaiste is also in favour of repealing the 8th Amendment.
# abortion - Sunday 24 August, 2014
Liverpool’s Women’s Hospital said there is no cap on the number of Irish women they will treat.
Reynolds’ press secretary Seán Duignan wrote perhaps the definitive account of his time as taoiseach.
# abortion - Saturday 23 August, 2014
Both were marching in reaction to last week’s news that a rape victim was denied an abortion.
The HSE is running its own inquiry, but some want it to be independent.
Around two thousand people attended a similar rally on Wednesday, while pro-life groups also took part in a vigil at Leinster House last night.
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# abortion - Friday 22 August, 2014
The inquiry will examine the operation of the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act.
HSE says that while it has no authority to assist asylum seekers in travelling abroad for an abortion, it has provided financial support for travel and care.
The Pro Life Campaign described the response by pro-choice groups as “undignified clamour”.
Recent events have brought abortion back into the national debate.
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# abortion - Thursday 21 August, 2014
The former junior minister and Labour TD gave a wide-ranging interview to TheJournal.ie this week.
The HSE ordered a report into the situation where a woman was given a caesarean section after she became pregnant through rape.
# abortion - Wednesday 20 August, 2014
“The government… has landed us in a mess yet again”.
Hundreds are expected to turnout at today’s rally.
Charlie Flanagan said he wants all the facts ascertained about the case now in the media spotlight.
# abortion - Tuesday 19 August, 2014
Analysis: The government legislated for abortion last summer and is highly unlikely to touch the issue again in its current lifetime.
The issue has also started gathering much attention across the world.
There are growing calls for repeal of the 8th Amendment.
# abortion - Monday 18 August, 2014
The agency says it hopes the report will “end any inaccurate commentary surrounding this matter currently”.
The legislation introduced last year has proved itself to be barbaric and unworkable.