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#blasphemy referendum

# blasphemy-referendum - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Justice minister to seek fast-tracking of blasphemy Bill

Almost 65% voted in favour of the 37th amendment to the Constitution in the blasphemy referendum.

# blasphemy-referendum - Sunday 28 October, 2018

'We have finally removed a medieval crime': Campaigners hail blasphemy vote

Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan said the vote sent a strong message about Irish values.

# blasphemy-referendum - Saturday 27 October, 2018

The Irish people have voted to remove blasphemy offence from the Constitution

It was a resounding Yes to repeal the offence.

'A new, tolerant, liberal Ireland': World media reacts to blasphemy vote

The Irish Times exit poll has it passing by 69% to 31% while the RTÉ exit poll has it passing by 71% to 29%.

# blasphemy-referendum - Friday 26 October, 2018

As it happened: Áras candidates and politicians cast their votes this morning

We also got our fair share of #dogsatpollingstations content.

Here's your guide to voting in the presidential election and blasphemy referendum

What, when, where – and a bit of who and which, if you need help with that as well.

# blasphemy-referendum - Thursday 25 October, 2018

Islanders to cast their ballots in the presidential election today

Registered voters off the coast of Galway, Mayo and Donegal will cast their ballots today.

# blasphemy-referendum - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

# blasphemy-referendum - Saturday 6 October, 2018

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Poll: Are you registered to vote?

The deadline to register to vote in this month’s election and referendum is fast approaching.

# blasphemy-referendum - Sunday 23 September, 2018

Explainer: What is the upcoming blasphemy referendum about?

Nearly one in three voters are unsure how they’ll vote in the referendum on 26 October.

# blasphemy-referendum - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

Proposed amendment to remove offence of blasphemy from Constitution published

A referendum on the issue is due to be held in October.

# blasphemy-referendum - Thursday 2 October, 2014

It's official: We'll have a referendum to remove blasphemy from the Constitution

The last known conviction for blasphemy was in 1855.