# abortion - Today’s News
# abortion - Yesterday’s News
Labour has denied there is any connection between Michael McNamara’s removal from the health committee and his attempt to hold hearings on abortion.
The drone delivered a batch of pills to Poland last month.
# abortion - Saturday 4 July, 2015
A counter rally has also been organised by pro-choice activists to coincide with the march.
# abortion - Monday 29 June, 2015
Minister Leo Varadkar revealed the figures today.
Analysis: Abortion, like no other issue in Irish politics, has proved to be intensely problematic and stressful for our – mostly male – elected politicians.
It’s the start of a new week, here’s all the news you need to know.
# abortion - Sunday 28 June, 2015
Micheál Martin didn’t respond to our survey, while others had an identical reply.
Will people lose the party whip over the highly emotive issue?
*But most of them would prefer to say nothing.
TheJournal.ie asked every TD and Senator if they favour repealing the 8th Amendment. Here’s what we found out…
# abortion - Thursday 25 June, 2015
The abortion drugs were imported to Ireland via a post office in Northern Ireland for purpose of an investigation.
# abortion - Monday 22 June, 2015
The committee described Ireland’s laws on abortion as “highly restrictive”.
# abortion - Friday 19 June, 2015
The 32-year-old woman was 22 weeks pregnant when she died after suffering post-surgery complications.
# abortion - Wednesday 17 June, 2015
I never knew all the things that could go wrong with a pregnancy… until they happened. Life can throw your dreams upside down.
# abortion - Monday 15 June, 2015
Last week Amnesty International called for a more liberal abortion regime in Ireland.
# abortion - Saturday 13 June, 2015
We cannot have another 20 years of simply refusing to deal with this issue. Holding a two-part referendum could be the answer.
# abortion - Wednesday 10 June, 2015
The baby lived for a half hour after it was delivered in the back of a car.
# abortion - Tuesday 9 June, 2015
The UN committee grilled Ireland on women’s rights, direct provision and equality legislation.
“One woman told us how she was calculating how to throw herself in front of a truck or which bridge to jump off.”
# abortion - Saturday 6 June, 2015
The 32-year-old woman died in 2012 after an abortion
# abortion - Thursday 4 June, 2015
Lucinda Creighton said there would be nothing to stop a Renua member putting forward a proposal. But she wouldn’t support it.
# abortion - Friday 29 May, 2015
Michael McNamara’s not having a great week.
Warning: Some people may find the contents of this report distressing.
# abortion - Tuesday 26 May, 2015
The Taoiseach said the next government will have to give the issue “the most careful consideration”.
# abortion - Sunday 24 May, 2015
The Tanaiste said if Labour makes it back into government next time around, she envisages that it will be on the programme for government.
# abortion - Tuesday 19 May, 2015
The woman is five months pregnant.
# abortion - Tuesday 12 May, 2015
A bill providing for a referendum to repeal the 8th Amendment was overwhelmingly defeated this evening.
# abortion - Friday 8 May, 2015
A very passionate debate has just taken place in the Dáil.
# abortion - Thursday 7 May, 2015
Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…
# abortion - Tuesday 5 May, 2015
The stepfather is now on the run.
# abortion - Sunday 3 May, 2015
The health minister said a grammatical error was to blame.
# abortion - Thursday 30 April, 2015
A bill to repeal the 8th Amendment will come before the Dáil next month.
# abortion - Sunday 26 April, 2015
As expected, there’s been new policies … and more in-fighting.
# abortion - Saturday 25 April, 2015
The People Before Profit TD recounted his own personal tragedy in a Dáil debate in February.
# abortion - Thursday 23 April, 2015
The party’s members will be voting on policy ideas at the Ard Fheis this weekend.
# abortion - Wednesday 22 April, 2015
Ruth Coppinger wants the State to stop confiscating the tablets.
# abortion - Saturday 21 March, 2015
Jerry Buttimer is one of the first Fine Gael TDs to call for the repeal of the controversial constitutional amendment.
# abortion - Thursday 12 March, 2015
A rally was held yesterday to challenge the media’s apparent ‘pro-abortion agenda’.
# abortion - Monday 9 March, 2015
Every Life Counts wants the term banned, saying it “dehumanises” babies.
# abortion - Saturday 7 March, 2015
Delegates spoke passionately both in favour of and against the motion.