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#ABC v Ireland

# abc-v-ireland - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Reilly says he won’t be afraid to suspend abortion service as bill introduced in Dáil

In a historic moment, the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill has been introduced into the Dáil this morning.

# abc-v-ireland - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Suicide issue will be addressed in X case law as pro-life groups slam FG

The Taoiseach has confirmed that the government will address the issue of the threat of suicide in legislating for the X Case ruling as pro-life groups reacted angrily to today’s announcement.

# abc-v-ireland - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Abortion report identifies 'constitutionally, legally, procedurally sound' option

The expert group report makes no recommendation but provides options for Ireland to deal with the ECHR ruling on abortion. The government will make a decision on which option to go for by the end of the year.

In full: The expert group on abortion's final report

The long-awaited report has now been published in full. Read it here.

Expert group report on abortion set to be published today

The long-awaited and heavily-leaked report is expected to be published in full today after the Health Minister James Reilly brings it to Cabinet.

# abc-v-ireland - Saturday 25 February, 2012

Government unlikely to vote for independent TDs' abortion bill

A group of independent TDs introduced a bill to legislate for abortion in Ireland this week but the government will likely reject it before introducing its own legislation.