# abortion - Today’s News
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“It does not protect morals to export the problem to another jurisdiction and then turn a blind eye.”
# abortion - Saturday 28 November, 2015
The Taoiseach was speaking at a meeting of the British Irish Council in London.
# abortion - Friday 27 November, 2015
The suspected shooter was arrested just before midnight.
# abortion - Wednesday 25 November, 2015
Taoiseach Enda Kenny briefed his party’s TDs and Senators on its position regarding the 8th Amendment this evening.
Peru has rejected legalised abortions for victims of rape.
The question has recently been asked of anti-abortion US presidential candidates.
The legislation would allow for terminations on four grounds.
# abortion - Sunday 22 November, 2015
Enda Kenny has said Fine Gael won’t commit to a vote if the party is reelected.
# abortion - Friday 20 November, 2015
Some of Ireland’s most prominent doctors are among hundreds of professionals calling for abortion to be legalised.
# abortion - Monday 9 November, 2015
Abortion is a sensitive subject., but there are many reasons why the laws need to be overhauled, writes Julien Mercille.
# abortion - Thursday 5 November, 2015
“People send tweets to the Taoiseach all the time on all sorts of issues and are entitled to do so.”
# abortion - Wednesday 4 November, 2015
Yesterday’s proceedings were brought to quash a report, which has now effectively been achieved after the case was struck out following a settlement.
# abortion - Thursday 29 October, 2015
Steinem thanked the doctor who gave her an abortion 58 years ago.
# abortion - Tuesday 27 October, 2015
Analysis: Micheál Martin has said Fianna Fáil “are not going there” on the 8th Amendment.
# abortion - Saturday 24 October, 2015
The bus was delivering abortion pills to women in Galway, Limerick, Cork and Dublin.
# abortion - Friday 23 October, 2015
Women with unwanted pregnancies will be able to access pills on the bus after an online consultation.
# abortion - Monday 19 October, 2015
The couple decided to highlight their story as part of Amnesty International’s campaign to decriminalise abortion in Ireland.
# abortion - Sunday 11 October, 2015
A lot of people will consider what I’m suggesting controversial, ridiculous or pointless – but we need to create real solutions to real problems and bring the number of abortions down, writes Liadan O’Connor.
# abortion - Thursday 8 October, 2015
# abortion - Sunday 27 September, 2015
The issue is really back on the agenda.
# abortion - Saturday 26 September, 2015
Pro-life campaigners have said organisers of the demonstration are in “absolute denial”.
It is clear that on the issue of abortion, the electorate are now way ahead of our political leaders who seem determined to prevaricate and evade their responsibilities to women living in Ireland, writes Ailbhe Smyth
The clamour to repeal the 8th Amendment and legalise abortion as a matter of ‘choice’ is almost entirely media led and driven, writes Niamh Uí Bhriain.
# abortion - Thursday 24 September, 2015
Eileen Reid revealed how she “cried to the Sacred Heart picture” after becoming pregnant.
# abortion - Tuesday 22 September, 2015
The party will not initiate any vote on the controversial constitutional amendment.
# abortion - Thursday 17 September, 2015
Joan Burton latest comments have raised eyebrows about a key Labour commitment.
# abortion - Wednesday 16 September, 2015
The 8th Amendment looks set to be a big issue at the next general election.
# abortion - Tuesday 15 September, 2015
More than 240 artists have already joined the campaign.
# abortion - Monday 14 September, 2015
‘Through deceit and lies we got ourselves to an English city for the weekend where an appointment had been made for us.’
# abortion - Saturday 12 September, 2015
“I am not a bad person. I am not a murderer”.
Kenny said yesterday that he has no intention of holding a referendum on the controversial eighth amendment.
# abortion - Friday 11 September, 2015
The Taoiseach said today he has no intention of introducing abortion on demand.
# abortion - Sunday 6 September, 2015
Tara Flynn says she wanted to put a face on statistics.
# abortion - Wednesday 19 August, 2015
Complications from unsafe abortions can lead to chronic disability.
# abortion - Sunday 16 August, 2015
It is unclear how many of the pregnancies were carried to full term.
# abortion - Friday 14 August, 2015
The authorities’ handling of the case sparked outrage.
# abortion - Sunday 9 August, 2015
And how a series of videos could end up shutting down the entire US government.