# pro-life - Today’s News
# pro-life - Tuesday 28 October, 2014
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.
# pro-life - Saturday 2 November, 2013
The largest abortion provider in Britain has taken out an ad in The Irish Times today saying: “We’ll care for your women until your government does”.
# pro-life - Thursday 19 September, 2013
The UK’s Advertising Standards Authority has pulled an advert for a London clinic as it gives the impression it’s an abortion clinic.
# pro-life - Wednesday 4 September, 2013
While solicitor Simon McGarr says the two paragraph apology by The Irish Times on page seven of last Saturday’s paper was inadequate in the eyes of media regulations.
# pro-life - Monday 22 July, 2013
The Society for the Protection of the Unborn made the comment following a recent court case where a man wanted to stop his girlfriend travelling for a termination as he believed she was doing so under duress.
# pro-life - Saturday 13 July, 2013
The bill includes a ban on terminations starting at 20 weeks after conception and mandates that a doctor must be with a woman when she takes a pill to induce abortion.
# pro-life - Thursday 11 July, 2013
TDs will be back in the Dáil to discuss the Protection of Life Bill at 5pm, with the session to be adjourned by midnight if not concluded before then.
# pro-life - Wednesday 10 July, 2013
Tonight’s vote on the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill probably won’t end the public debate about abortion – and the women we all claim to care about deserve better than the unfair language that has been used recently, writes Aisling Twomey.
Dozens of pro-life protesters are maintaining their vigil as deputies arrive ahead of today’s abortion vote. Pro-choice campaigners said there were “tensions” between the groups overnight.
# pro-life - Tuesday 9 July, 2013
Dublin Mid-West TD Derek Keating said that he recognised some of the crowd and has passed their names onto Gardaí.
# pro-life - Saturday 6 July, 2013
Gardaí say approximately 35,000 people took to the streets today in opposition to the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill.
The pro-life rally will call for the Taoiseach to put the Protection in Life During Pregnancy Bill to the people of Ireland in a referendum.
Meanwhile, Deputy Denis Naughten is seeking regulations for where a pregnant woman is unable to give informed consent.
# pro-life - Friday 5 July, 2013
In the eight amendments tabled, Creighton also details an ambitious pathway of care for pregnant women who are suicidal.
The change, if accepted, would also allow women to obtain a legal abortion if “she believes it is in her best interests to do so.”
# pro-life - Tuesday 2 July, 2013
The Sinn Féin TD was the only member of his party to vote against the bill tonight in the Dáil.
The Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill has passed the second stage of the Dáil this evening with cross-party support but also cross-party opposition.
# pro-life - Monday 1 July, 2013
The majority of the 984 respondents said they were ‘very unlikely’ or ‘unlikely’ to support abortion if it was clearly shown it is not a suitable treatment for a pregnant woman with suicidal feelings.
# pro-life - Monday 24 June, 2013
A number of TDs and Senators have organised a cross-party meeting for colleagues tomorrow evening, billing it as “one of the last occasions to discuss one of the most important decisions of your political life with like-minded colleagues”.
# pro-life - Friday 21 June, 2013
Kenny’s statement that he’s ‘not a Catholic Taoiseach’ has been criticised by American Cardinal Raymond L. Burke.
# pro-life - Thursday 20 June, 2013
Forcing doctors to wait to see a ‘risk to life’ rather than just a ‘risk to health’ to a woman when considering performing an abortion could result in it becoming too late, write Dr Mary Favier and Dr Ciara Flynn.
# pro-life - Wednesday 19 June, 2013
The Health Minister has revealed he received a letter to his home “threatening arson”
The Pro-Life Campaign has called for a free vote for all TDs on the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill.
# pro-life - Tuesday 18 June, 2013
Shaw distributed leaflets to children as young as five about a Vigil for Life rally in Dublin on 8 June.
# pro-life - Monday 17 June, 2013
The Taoiseach was giving a speech at the unveiling of a Civil War hero’s statue when he was heckled by protestors.
There is common ground to be found between pro-life and pro-choice people, writes Lisa McInerney, but plastic foetuses and death threats are eroding it.