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#8th ref

# 8th-ref - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Complaints about Pat Kenny's treatment of Maria Steen during Eighth debates rejected by BAI
# Head To Head
# Head To Head

Complaints about Pat Kenny's treatment of Maria Steen during Eighth debates rejected by BAI

Oct 17th 2018, 6:01 AM 22,247 Views 24 Comments

The complainants had alleged that Kenny had questioned Steen differently than Peter Boylan.

# 8th-ref - Friday 17 August, 2018

Court of Appeal to rule later this month on woman's challenge to Eighth Referendum result
# High Court
# High Court

Court of Appeal to rule later this month on woman's challenge to Eighth Referendum result

Aug 17th 2018, 4:42 PM 12,066 Views 0 Comments

On 25 May, 1,429,981 people voted to repeal the Eighth Amendment.

# 8th-ref - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

Liberalised abortion services to be made available in Ireland by January
# Abortion
# Abortion

Liberalised abortion services to be made available in Ireland by January

Jul 10th 2018, 7:33 AM 14,833 Views 84 Comments

Ireland voted overwhelmingly to repeal the Eighth Amendment.

# 8th-ref - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Abortion legislation won't be brought to the Dáil until the autumn
# Court Challenges
# Court Challenges

Abortion legislation won't be brought to the Dáil until the autumn

Updated Jun 14th 2018, 4:40 PM 12,464 Views 70 Comments

Simon Harris says that a number of court challenges are delaying the process.

# 8th-ref - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

A petition to 'abolish abortion' in Ireland will be discussed in the Oireachtas
# Petitions Committee
# Petitions Committee

A petition to 'abolish abortion' in Ireland will be discussed in the Oireachtas

Jun 12th 2018, 9:39 PM 27,569 Views 108 Comments

It is one of three petitions up for discussions.

# 8th-ref - Friday 8 June, 2018

Pro Life Campaign can't say what's next but it's 'certainly not going away'
# Love Both
# Love Both

Pro Life Campaign can't say what's next but it's 'certainly not going away'

Jun 8th 2018, 4:36 PM 21,345 Views 152 Comments

The group was speaking in Dublin today.

# 8th-ref - Monday 28 May, 2018

Harris to bring abortion legislation to Dáil before summer recess
# Speedy
# Speedy

Harris to bring abortion legislation to Dáil before summer recess

May 28th 2018, 7:40 PM 25,486 Views 165 Comments

Simon Harris is ‘extremely eager’ to pass abortion legislation by the autumn

# 8th-ref - Sunday 27 May, 2018

'Not conservative ... just complicated' - Roscommon's repealers on the county's journey from No to Yes
# Global Attention
# Global Attention

'Not conservative ... just complicated' - Roscommon's repealers on the county's journey from No to Yes

May 27th 2018, 9:15 AM 17,077 Views 32 Comments

Voters across Roscommon have been talking to each other, finally, about previously “taboo subjects”.

# 8th-ref - Saturday 26 May, 2018

Roscommon has voted by nearly 60% to repeal the Eighth Amendment
# 8th Ref
# 8th Ref

Roscommon has voted by nearly 60% to repeal the Eighth Amendment

May 26th 2018, 3:30 PM 27,655 Views 57 Comments

There was an intense media focus on the area in the wake of the same-sex marriage referendum.

# 8th-ref - Friday 25 May, 2018

AS IT HAPPENED: Ireland goes to the polls in Eighth Amendment referendum
# D DAY
# D DAY

AS IT HAPPENED: Ireland goes to the polls in Eighth Amendment referendum

May 25th 2018, 6:25 PM 229,083 Views 266 Comments

Counting starts at 9am tomorrow and we should have a clear indication of the result by lunchtime.

# 8th-ref - Thursday 24 May, 2018

This is why you're still seeing referendum ads online
# Transparency
# Transparency

This is why you're still seeing referendum ads online

May 24th 2018, 5:03 PM 22,580 Views 131 Comments

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
# Countdown
# Countdown

'No' side say proposals too extreme, while 'Yes' calls this a 'once-in-a-generation' chance

May 24th 2018, 2:29 PM 17,416 Views 270 Comments

Both sides held their last press events on the eve of the Eighth Amendment referendum.

# 8th-ref - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

FactCheck: Is Ireland's proposed abortion legislation more extreme than British law?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Is Ireland's proposed abortion legislation more extreme than British law?

May 22nd 2018, 12:22 PM 58,172 Views 236 Comments

We take a look at a recent claim made about this.

# 8th-ref - Sunday 20 May, 2018

Latest referendum polls show the 'Yes' side is ahead
# 8th Ref
# 8th Ref

Latest referendum polls show the 'Yes' side is ahead

May 20th 2018, 7:12 AM 99,122 Views 372 Comments

This is likely to be the last of the national surveys before polling day.

# 8th-ref - Friday 18 May, 2018

Renua calls for No vote and questions the number of abortion pills used in Ireland
# 8th Ref
# 8th Ref

Renua calls for No vote and questions the number of abortion pills used in Ireland

May 18th 2018, 1:48 PM 30,393 Views 221 Comments

The party acknowledged abortion pills are a problem but said it does not have a specific policy to deal with them.

# 8th-ref - Thursday 17 May, 2018

TFMR Ireland: 'It was difficult being talked about when we were right there in the room'
# 8th Ref
# 8th Ref

TFMR Ireland: 'It was difficult being talked about when we were right there in the room'

May 17th 2018, 1:11 PM 14,186 Views 81 Comments

The group has asked not be to be left out of the campaign.

# 8th-ref - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Catherine Noone: Claire Byrne Live debate was 'a demeaning environment'
# 8th Ref
# 8th Ref

Catherine Noone: Claire Byrne Live debate was 'a demeaning environment'

May 16th 2018, 1:38 PM 36,213 Views 231 Comments

The Senator said there was “a level of aggression” from the No side that she found difficult.

# 8th-ref - Monday 14 May, 2018

GP who supports No vote rejects Coveney claim that 'there will be no abortion clinics in Ireland'
# Abortion Laws
# Abortion Laws

GP who supports No vote rejects Coveney claim that 'there will be no abortion clinics in Ireland'

May 14th 2018, 3:28 PM 24,504 Views 142 Comments

The Tánaiste asserted in an op-ed that “there will be no abortion clinics in Ireland”.

# 8th-ref - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

'Whatever I have to do, I'll do it': Voters rush to get on the register before the 5pm cut-off
# The Eighth Referendum
# The Eighth Referendum

'Whatever I have to do, I'll do it': Voters rush to get on the register before the 5pm cut-off

May 8th 2018, 6:10 PM 11,320 Views 65 Comments

Before the deadline closed, we spoke to some prospective voters in Dublin city about why they registered today.

# 8th-ref - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

'Sinn Féin is an absolute disgrace' - We spoke to the republican pro-lifers at the GPO today
# 8th Ref
# 8th Ref

'Sinn Féin is an absolute disgrace' - We spoke to the republican pro-lifers at the GPO today

Apr 24th 2018, 7:25 PM 30,748 Views 121 Comments

The event was held by a group called Cherish All the Children Equally.

# 8th-ref - Sunday 4 February, 2018

FactCheck: Are 90% of babies with Down syndrome in Britain aborted?
# Factfind
# Factfind

FactCheck: Are 90% of babies with Down syndrome in Britain aborted?

Feb 4th 2018, 4:00 AM 112,122 Views 414 Comments

We take a look at a claim in a poster used in a new campaign by Save the 8th.