Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Sunday 24 September 2023 Dublin: 18°C

# 8th ref

All time
Complaints about Pat Kenny's treatment of Maria Steen during Eighth debates rejected by BAI
The complainants had alleged that Kenny had questioned Steen differently than Peter Boylan.
Court of Appeal to rule later this month on woman's challenge to Eighth Referendum result
On 25 May, 1,429,981 people voted to repeal the Eighth Amendment.
Liberalised abortion services to be made available in Ireland by January
Ireland voted overwhelmingly to repeal the Eighth Amendment.
Abortion legislation won't be brought to the Dáil until the autumn
Simon Harris says that a number of court challenges are delaying the process.
A petition to 'abolish abortion' in Ireland will be discussed in the Oireachtas
It is one of three petitions up for discussions.
Pro Life Campaign can't say what's next but it's 'certainly not going away'
The group was speaking in Dublin today.
Harris to bring abortion legislation to Dáil before summer recess
Simon Harris is ‘extremely eager’ to pass abortion legislation by the autumn
'Not conservative ... just complicated' - Roscommon's repealers on the county's journey from No to Yes
Voters across Roscommon have been talking to each other, finally, about previously “taboo subjects”.
Roscommon has voted by nearly 60% to repeal the Eighth Amendment
There was an intense media focus on the area in the wake of the same-sex marriage referendum.
Ireland goes to the polls in Eighth Amendment referendum
Counting starts at 9am tomorrow and we should have a clear indication of the result by lunchtime.
This is why you're still seeing referendum ads online
Google said that it was blocking ads – but Google isn’t the only way for campaigns to place ads online.
'No' side say proposals too extreme, while 'Yes' calls this a 'once-in-a-generation' chance
Both sides held their last press events on the eve of the Eighth Amendment referendum.
FactCheck: Is Ireland's proposed abortion legislation more extreme than British law?
We take a look at a recent claim made about this.
Latest referendum polls show the 'Yes' side is ahead
This is likely to be the last of the national surveys before polling day.
Renua calls for No vote and questions the number of abortion pills used in Ireland
The party acknowledged abortion pills are a problem but said it does not have a specific policy to deal with them.
TFMR Ireland: 'It was difficult being talked about when we were right there in the room'
The group has asked not be to be left out of the campaign.
Catherine Noone: Claire Byrne Live debate was 'a demeaning environment'
The Senator said there was “a level of aggression” from the No side that she found difficult.
GP who supports No vote rejects Coveney claim that 'there will be no abortion clinics in Ireland'
The Tánaiste asserted in an op-ed that “there will be no abortion clinics in Ireland”.
'Whatever I have to do, I'll do it': Voters rush to get on the register before the 5pm cut-off
Before the deadline closed, we spoke to some prospective voters in Dublin city about why they registered today.
'Sinn Féin is an absolute disgrace' - We spoke to the republican pro-lifers at the GPO today
The event was held by a group called Cherish All the Children Equally.
FactCheck: Are 90% of babies with Down syndrome in Britain aborted?
We take a look at a claim in a poster used in a new campaign by Save the 8th.