# pro-life - Yesterday’s News
'When you're lying in that bed in Dún Laoghaire, it's easy to think it's all over but it's far from it'
Twelve years after he was left paralysed, Westmeath para-cyclist Declan Slevin recounts the journey which has taken him to the Paralympic Games.
# pro-life - Friday 26 August, 2016
The Pro Life Campaign’s Sinead Slattery made a bold claim on Tonight With Alison O’Connor this week. Does it hold up?
# pro-life - Thursday 21 July, 2016
Bishop of Elphin Kevin Doran also said that Eight Amendment had meant that “a great number of women were supported culturally in not choosing abortion”.
# pro-life - Tuesday 5 July, 2016
Cabinet agrees not to take a position on bill tabled by TD Mick Wallace
# pro-life - Monday 27 June, 2016
The ruling has been made in the most important abortion case in a generation.
# pro-life - Tuesday 7 June, 2016
A lot of them don’t want to talk about it.
# pro-life - Monday 11 April, 2016
A woman who ordered pills online was given a suspended sentence in Belfast last week.
# pro-life - Thursday 31 March, 2016
Amnesty International is also not happy with the Republican’s comments.
# pro-life - Wednesday 17 February, 2016
I made a decision to abort at seven weeks for many reasons, writes an anonymous contributor.
# pro-life - Thursday 17 December, 2015
Leo Varadkar says he supports the Taoiseach’s plan to call a convention on the issue.
# pro-life - Thursday 10 December, 2015
Jim Walsh has drawn condemnation for remarks made in the Seanad earlier.
# pro-life - Monday 30 November, 2015
“It does not protect morals to export the problem to another jurisdiction and then turn a blind eye.”
# pro-life - Saturday 26 September, 2015
Pro-life campaigners have said organisers of the demonstration are in “absolute denial”.
# pro-life - Thursday 17 September, 2015
Joan Burton latest comments have raised eyebrows about a key Labour commitment.
# pro-life - Sunday 9 August, 2015
A recent survey shows most people in Ireland want the grounds for legal access to abortion to be widened.
# pro-life - Thursday 9 July, 2015
But Leo Varadkar says no.
# pro-life - Saturday 4 July, 2015
A pro-life rally, free GP care and the build up to the Greek referendum had people talking today.
# pro-life - Tuesday 23 June, 2015
The Equality Minister’s tweet about “extremist right-wingers” got this one going…
# pro-life - Sunday 3 May, 2015
The health minister said a grammatical error was to blame.
# pro-life - Saturday 21 March, 2015
Jerry Buttimer is one of the first Fine Gael TDs to call for the repeal of the controversial constitutional amendment.
# pro-life - Wednesday 11 March, 2015
The Pro-Life Campaign maintains that, in the space of a single fortnight, Irish newspapers ran 33 articles that were ‘pro-choice’.
# pro-life - Thursday 26 February, 2015
A group of four families are set to travel to Geneva.
# pro-life - Tuesday 3 February, 2015
A young Cork woman has taken part in a BBC documentary that follows her journey to have an abortion in the UK.
# pro-life - Thursday 18 December, 2014
Bernadette Smyth is appealing the decision.
# pro-life - Wednesday 17 December, 2014
Taoiseach Enda Kenny was responding to Varadkar’s comments last night that the 8th Amendment was too restrictive.
# pro-life - Sunday 7 December, 2014
# pro-life - Tuesday 28 October, 2014
‘Very often women let down other women’: Pro-life campaigner “disappointed” with backlash after BBC honour
Cora Sherlock was chosen as one of the BBC’s “100 Women” for 2014
# pro-life - Thursday 25 September, 2014
Ruth Coppinger said that a Referendum should take place on the same day as the Marriage Equality Referendum next Spring.
# pro-life - Thursday 11 September, 2014
The comments come in relation to Saint Vincent de Paul approving funding to be given to a Galway-based LGBT group.
# pro-life - Saturday 23 August, 2014
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.
# pro-life - Friday 22 August, 2014
The Pro Life Campaign described the response by pro-choice groups as “undignified clamour”.
# pro-life - Wednesday 20 August, 2014
Hundreds are expected to turnout at today’s rally.
# pro-life - 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.
# pro-life - Monday 18 August, 2014
The controversial 8th Amendment has just been passed and two heavyweights from the pro-choice and pro-life sides go head-to-head.
# pro-life - Friday 4 July, 2014
TD Mattie McGrath called them “a butcher’s charter”, but fellow TD Ruth Coppinger said women seeking an abortion shouldn’t have to “run a gauntlet” of doctors and bureaucrats.
# pro-life - Thursday 26 June, 2014
The ‘buffer zones’ meant anti-abortion protesters had to stay 35-feet from clinics.
# pro-life - Wednesday 21 May, 2014
The Life Insitute put a number of questions to a range of candidates – 10 answered.
# pro-life - Saturday 3 May, 2014
The event was the first of its kind since the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act became law.
# pro-life - Thursday 17 April, 2014
The party’s apologised after election literature written by local members misrepresented the views of Bishop of Dromore, John McAreavey.
# pro-life - Wednesday 6 November, 2013
Arguments against the eighth amendment of the Constitution in 1983 raised concerns about Ireland’s approach to abortion which have sadly been realised, writes historian Dr Ciara Meehan.