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# childrens-rights-referendum - Friday 29 April, 2016

Children's Referendum opponents say their "worst fears" have been realised
# Abuse Allegations
# Abuse Allegations

Children's Referendum opponents say their "worst fears" have been realised

Apr 29th 2016, 6:20 AM 21,916 Views 0 Comments

First Families First, which opposed the Children’s Referendum and the Marriage Referendum, want another referendum.

# childrens-rights-referendum - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Referendum Commission praises 'civic-minded' broadcasters for extra time
# Referendum
# Referendum

Referendum Commission praises 'civic-minded' broadcasters for extra time

Nov 6th 2012, 12:32 PM 3,289 Views 7 Comments

Over 60 broadcasters accepted a request from the Commission to devote extra time to its impartial broadcasts on Saturday’s vote.

# childrens-rights-referendum - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

Column: For foster children like me, the Children’s Referendum is a new chance
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: For foster children like me, the Children’s Referendum is a new chance

Oct 23rd 2012, 7:00 AM 283 Views 130 Comments

The change won’t make any difference to most people, writes Wayne Dignam. But for a few, it could mean everything.

# childrens-rights-referendum - Monday 22 October, 2012

Oireachtas committee cancels 'Yes' photocall over potential legal breach
# McKenna Ruling
# McKenna Ruling

Oireachtas committee cancels 'Yes' photocall over potential legal breach

Oct 22nd 2012, 3:49 PM 5,366 Views 16 Comments

The Joint Oireachtas Committee was going to run a ‘Vote Yes’ photocall – which may be a breach of the McKenna ruling.

# childrens-rights-referendum - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Children's Rights Referendum: Three days left to register for your vote
# Referendum
# Referendum

Children's Rights Referendum: Three days left to register for your vote

Oct 20th 2012, 3:13 PM 4,762 Views 10 Comments

Applications to get onto the Supplementary Register of Elections close on Tuesday. Here’s what to do.

# childrens-rights-referendum - Friday 19 October, 2012

First major opinion poll shows 'Yes' leading the way in referendum
# Children's Rights
# Children's Rights

First major opinion poll shows 'Yes' leading the way in referendum

Oct 19th 2012, 4:07 PM 6,794 Views 134 Comments

A RedC poll commissioned by the National Youth Council of Ireland shows almost universal Yes support.

# childrens-rights-referendum - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Referendum Commission asks broadcasters to give more time to bulletins
# Referendum
# Referendum

Referendum Commission asks broadcasters to give more time to bulletins

Oct 16th 2012, 1:45 PM 2,520 Views 6 Comments

Justice Mary Finlay Geoghegan wants broadcasters to give more time to information on the children’s referendum.

# childrens-rights-referendum - Monday 15 October, 2012

TV3 first to announce televised debate on children's referendum
# Referendum
# Referendum

TV3 first to announce televised debate on children's referendum

Oct 15th 2012, 5:28 PM 6,633 Views 42 Comments

The debate will be held on Halloween Night, October 31, and will feature four parties, two each from the Yes and No campaigns.

# childrens-rights-referendum - Sunday 14 October, 2012

RTÉ to stay 50-50 for referendum debates - but news coverage 'cannot be prejudged'
# Referendum
# Referendum

RTÉ to stay 50-50 for referendum debates - but news coverage 'cannot be prejudged'

Oct 14th 2012, 3:32 PM 4,738 Views 11 Comments

The national broadcaster is dropping a ‘stopwatch’ system for news broadcasts, but will keep it for formal debates.

# childrens-rights-referendum - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Minister asks RTÉ to reconsider 50-50 rule for children's rights referendum
# Referendum
# Referendum

Minister asks RTÉ to reconsider 50-50 rule for children's rights referendum

Sep 26th 2012, 3:43 PM 6,067 Views 63 Comments

Michael Noonan says rules on balanced coverage should not require RTÉ to “invent” opponents to the children’s rights vote.

# childrens-rights-referendum - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Cabinet set to agree wording on children's rights referendum
# Referendum
# Referendum

Cabinet set to agree wording on children's rights referendum

Sep 18th 2012, 7:55 AM 2,071 Views 3 Comments

Ministers are likely to sign off on the final wording for the ballot to be put to the public at this morning’s meeting.

# childrens-rights-referendum - Monday 10 September, 2012

Children's minister plays down referendum 'forced vaccination' fears
# Children's Rights
# Children's Rights

Children's minister plays down referendum 'forced vaccination' fears

Sep 10th 2012, 11:41 AM 4,581 Views 26 Comments

Frances Fitzgerald says a constitutional reference to children’s rights would not result in forced vaccinations or adoptions.

# childrens-rights-referendum - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Poll: How would you vote in the children's rights referendum?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: How would you vote in the children's rights referendum?

Aug 23rd 2012, 9:42 AM 6,195 Views 79 Comments

The government is expected to determine the wording and date for the referendum soon but have you thought about how you would vote?

# childrens-rights-referendum - Thursday 21 June, 2012

'Standalone' referendum on children's rights to be held this autumn - Gilmore
# Children's Rights
# Children's Rights

'Standalone' referendum on children's rights to be held this autumn - Gilmore

Jun 21st 2012, 12:52 PM 2,527 Views 25 Comments

The Tánaiste says the government is keen to run the Children’s Rights referendum as soon as wording can be agreed.

# childrens-rights-referendum - Thursday 16 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Feb 16th 2012, 8:00 PM 3,353 Views 1 Comment

Your evening round-up of the day’s biggest news stories, plus the bits you may have missed…

# childrens-rights-referendum - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

Children's rights referendum for next year welcomed
# Children's Rights
# Children's Rights

Children's rights referendum for next year welcomed

Dec 20th 2011, 9:26 AM 1,012 Views 6 Comments

The Minister for Children has said that the government is planning to hold the much-delayed referendum in 2012.