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#Action on X

# action-on-x - Monday 20 May, 2013

Psychiatrists to address Oireachtas abortion hearing today

The hearings on the wording of the heads of the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill 2013 will continue until tomorrow.

# action-on-x - Saturday 18 May, 2013

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Pics: 300 turn out for rally on planned abortion legislation

They gathered in Dublin City centre to hear from speakers including TD Clare Daly.

# action-on-x - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

Pro-life groups: 'Proposals go too far'; Pro-choice: 'Bill doesn't go far enough'

It’s not often that Clare Daly and Youth Defence are in agreement…

# action-on-x - Monday 4 March, 2013

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Organisers "delighted" with turnout for Action on X rally

The organisers said they were very pleased with the turnout for the event, which involved a number of unions and organisations.

# action-on-x - Friday 1 March, 2013

Action on X group plans rally to mark 21st anniversary of case

The campaign group wants to put pressure on the government to legislate for abortion in Ireland under the terms of the controversial and divisive judgement in the Supreme Court X Case.

# action-on-x - Friday 11 January, 2013

10 interesting moments from day three of the Oireachtas hearings on abortion

Thursday was the final day of Oireachtas hearings on how to implement legislation for the X case with religious and advocacy groups having their thoughts heard.

# action-on-x - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Oireachtas hearings on abortion wrap up with pro-choice presentations

Health Minister James Reilly appeared in the Seanad chamber for the end of today’s sessions.

Churches and lobby groups to address Oireachtas abortion hearings

The third and final day is a busy one, with pro-choice, pro-life and several faith groups all weighing in on abortion.

# action-on-x - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Vigils and protests around country today in wake of Savita death

People are expected to gather in Dublin, Galway, Kilkenny, London and other cities to protest or hold a vigil in remembrance of Savita Halappanavar.

# action-on-x - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Dublin and London protests following the death of Savita Halappanavar

The 31-year-old dentist, who was 17 weeks pregnant, died from septicaemia from a miscarriage which lasted more than two days.

# action-on-x - Monday 6 February, 2012

Column: Twenty years after the X case, it’s time for action on abortion

The Government needs to face up to the facts – and we can’t let the pro-life lobby stifle the debate, writes Alison Spillane.