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#Abortion Referendum

# abortion-referendum - Thursday 18 April, 2019

Taoiseach says they've run into 'real difficulties' around legislating for exclusion zones at GP surgeries
# Abortion Services
# Abortion Services

Taoiseach says they've run into 'real difficulties' around legislating for exclusion zones at GP surgeries

Apr 18th 2019, 6:40 AM 18,889 Views 69 Comments

Varadkar says government needs to ensure they are on solid ground if one is going to restrict the right to protest.

# abortion-referendum - Monday 27 August, 2018

Challenge to abortion referendum result dismissed by Court of Appeal
# Dismissed
# Dismissed

Challenge to abortion referendum result dismissed by Court of Appeal

Aug 27th 2018, 12:07 PM 16,706 Views 43 Comments

The judge said that the challenge was on such flimsy and slender grounds that it amounted to “a frustration of the democratic process in relation to referendums”

# abortion-referendum - Sunday 3 June, 2018

Woman who delayed children's referendum outcome for three years takes legal action on abortion result
# Challenge
# Challenge

Woman who delayed children's referendum outcome for three years takes legal action on abortion result

Jun 3rd 2018, 12:16 PM 147,269 Views 0 Comments

It is not yet known on what grounds Jordan is appealing the result of the referendum.

# abortion-referendum - Sunday 20 May, 2018

Micheál Martin: 'The argument is that if we legislate for abortion we'll become like England. That's not true. This is Ireland'
# Interview
# Interview

Micheál Martin: 'The argument is that if we legislate for abortion we'll become like England. That's not true. This is Ireland'

May 20th 2018, 12:05 AM 33,244 Views 286 Comments

Martin describes himself as pro-life, but he said as a legislator, he has to face the reality of the situation.

# abortion-referendum - Saturday 19 May, 2018

'We all have to get up on the 26th and live together again': On the trail with the 'Yes' and 'No' TDs of Fianna Fáil
# Rebel City
# Rebel City

'We all have to get up on the 26th and live together again': On the trail with the 'Yes' and 'No' TDs of Fianna Fáil

May 19th 2018, 1:28 PM 11,836 Views 138 Comments

More than half of the Fianna Fáil parliamentary party are backing a No vote next week.

# abortion-referendum - Friday 4 May, 2018

Gardaí investigating how pro-life campaign billboard van was allowed to park on Garda property
# Carrick-on-Shannon
# Carrick-on-Shannon

Gardaí investigating how pro-life campaign billboard van was allowed to park on Garda property

May 4th 2018, 12:05 AM 69,185 Views 194 Comments

The parking of the ‘No’ mobile billboard vehicle caused some concern.

# abortion-referendum - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

McDonald: 'I would prefer if Peadar Tóibín was not speaking out on abortion in this way'
# Abortion Referendum
# Abortion Referendum

McDonald: 'I would prefer if Peadar Tóibín was not speaking out on abortion in this way'

Apr 24th 2018, 8:30 PM 21,906 Views 75 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader said party members that vote against party policy in the Dáil will face consequences.

# abortion-referendum - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

Taoiseach wants Dáil to sit on Friday to ensure May abortion referendum date isn't jeopardised
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

Taoiseach wants Dáil to sit on Friday to ensure May abortion referendum date isn't jeopardised

Mar 6th 2018, 7:01 PM 10,503 Views 36 Comments

A special Cabinet meeting is due to be held tomorrow or Thursday.

# abortion-referendum - Saturday 10 February, 2018

'I trust women': Sinn Féin says it will be 'knocking on doors' to repeal the Eighth Amendment
# Abortion Referendum
# Abortion Referendum

'I trust women': Sinn Féin says it will be 'knocking on doors' to repeal the Eighth Amendment

Feb 10th 2018, 5:45 PM 14,795 Views 129 Comments

Sinn Féin’s new leader Mary Lou McDonald said the current situation cannot be tolerated.

# abortion-referendum - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

'Psychiatrist should not have used HSE headed paper to contact TDs about retaining the Eighth Amendment'
# Abortion Referendum
# Abortion Referendum

'Psychiatrist should not have used HSE headed paper to contact TDs about retaining the Eighth Amendment'

Feb 7th 2018, 7:57 PM 16,400 Views 55 Comments

Chief Executive Tony O’Brien said the HSE must stay neutral in referenda and elections.

Taoiseach says women seeking morning after pill should not face 'invasive' questioning

Taoiseach says women seeking morning after pill should not face 'invasive' questioning

Feb 7th 2018, 3:25 PM 21,378 Views 77 Comments

On the referendum, Varadkar said women should be trusted in the first 12 weeks of their pregnancy.

# abortion-referendum - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Coveney: 'I don't believe there should be unrestricted access to abortion at any point in time'
# 12 Weeks
# 12 Weeks

Coveney: 'I don't believe there should be unrestricted access to abortion at any point in time'

Feb 1st 2018, 12:24 PM 17,732 Views 262 Comments

The Tánaiste attempted to clarify his position ahead of the upcoming referendum on the Eighth Amendment.

# abortion-referendum - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

This is the advice that convinced the Cabinet to seek the 'repeal and replace' option
# Abortion Referendum
# Abortion Referendum

This is the advice that convinced the Cabinet to seek the 'repeal and replace' option

Jan 30th 2018, 6:31 PM 16,026 Views 110 Comments

A summary of the Attorney General’s advice has been published.

Abortion referendum proposed for May, but 12-week law goes too far for Coveney
# The Eighth
# The Eighth

Abortion referendum proposed for May, but 12-week law goes too far for Coveney

Jan 30th 2018, 7:00 AM 26,547 Views 155 Comments

During the four-hour long special meeting on the issue there was division on the question of unrestricted abortion up to 12 weeks.

# abortion-referendum - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

RTÉ received 10 formal complaints about Sydney Rose's abortion comments
# Rose Of Tralee
# Rose Of Tralee

RTÉ received 10 formal complaints about Sydney Rose's abortion comments

Aug 24th 2016, 6:05 AM 53,697 Views 151 Comments

Brianna Parkins told Dáithí Ó Sé she would like to see a referendum on abortion.

# abortion-referendum - Monday 18 August, 2014

Check out this abortion debate between William Binchy and Mary Robinson in 1983
# Flashback
# Flashback

Check out this abortion debate between William Binchy and Mary Robinson in 1983

Aug 18th 2014, 9:30 PM 17,840 Views 80 Comments

The controversial 8th Amendment has just been passed and two heavyweights from the pro-choice and pro-life sides go head-to-head.

# abortion-referendum - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Pro Choice group plans to counter protest Pro Life demo
# Abortion
# Abortion

Pro Choice group plans to counter protest Pro Life demo

Jan 16th 2013, 3:04 PM 9,299 Views 205 Comments

The protests are being held at the same time on Saturday, 19 January at 4.30pm in the Merrion Square area.