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# chref - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Referendum website's 'Like' button illustrated bias for Yes vote
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Referendum website's 'Like' button illustrated bias for Yes vote

Dec 11th 2012, 3:35 PM 8,287 Views 51 Comments

The Supreme Court delivers its full ruling into why the Government’s website for the Children’s Referendum was not impartial.

# chref - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Martin on Shatter: "Every now and then a bit of contrition would do no harm"
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# McKenna Judgement

Martin on Shatter: "Every now and then a bit of contrition would do no harm"

Nov 13th 2012, 7:23 PM 7,002 Views 44 Comments

The call from Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin was in response to the Supreme Court ruling last Friday regarding the Children’s Referendum.

# chref - Monday 12 November, 2012

Poll: Do you think Saturday voting is a good idea?
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# Your Say

Poll: Do you think Saturday voting is a good idea?

Nov 12th 2012, 9:32 AM 7,119 Views 53 Comments

Which do you think is better…midweek or weekend?

# chref - Sunday 11 November, 2012

Constituency-by-constituency: How you voted
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Constituency-by-constituency: How you voted

Nov 11th 2012, 4:30 PM 17,657 Views 113 Comments

Which electoral area had the highest proportion of ‘Yes’ votes? Which one had the highest percentage of ‘No’ ballots? And into which top 10 does the Taoiseach’s home constituency fall?

As it happened: The Children’s Referendum count
Live Nov 11th 2012, 3:23 PM

As it happened: The Children’s Referendum count

Referendum on children's rights passed
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# Referendum

Referendum on children's rights passed

Nov 11th 2012, 2:07 PM 6,263 Views 19 Comments

The results are in…

Children's Referendum count begins
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Children's Referendum count begins

Nov 11th 2012, 7:49 AM 8,641 Views 110 Comments

Results are expected by noon.

# chref - Saturday 10 November, 2012

Turnout as low as 2 per cent in some polling stations
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# Referendum

Turnout as low as 2 per cent in some polling stations

Nov 10th 2012, 1:32 PM 16,392 Views 174 Comments

Will it be the lowest turnout in the history of the State?

# chref - Thursday 8 November, 2012

Children’s Referendum website corrected after omitting part of amendment
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# Referendum

Children’s Referendum website corrected after omitting part of amendment

Nov 8th 2012, 9:17 PM 11,689 Views 84 Comments

The government’s scaled-down version of ChildrensReferendum.ie needed amending this evening after it omitted part of the referendum being held on Saturday.

Minister: Government acted "in good faith" on referendum information
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# Referendum

Minister: Government acted "in good faith" on referendum information

Nov 8th 2012, 6:22 PM 5,510 Views 71 Comments

Children’s minister Frances Fitzgerald says the Office of the Attorney General gave legal advice on the website and booklet.

Colm O'Gorman: The State failed children, but so too did society
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# Opinion

Colm O'Gorman: The State failed children, but so too did society

Nov 8th 2012, 6:00 PM 110 Views 71 Comments

The head of Amnesty International Ireland addresses concerns of the ‘No’ camp in Children’s Referendum – and says the Constitution will still be unambiguous in asserting the status of the family.

Supreme Court says Government's Referendum site 'not fair, equal or impartial'
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Supreme Court says Government's Referendum site 'not fair, equal or impartial'

Nov 8th 2012, 11:39 AM 13,033 Views 174 Comments

The Supreme Court says the government’s literature is not impartial, and therefore an inappropriate use of public money.

Children vote on... children's referendum (They went for 'Yes')
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# Referendum

Children vote on... children's referendum (They went for 'Yes')

Nov 8th 2012, 6:30 AM 4,898 Views 44 Comments

Five youth organisations give test poll to those not entitled to vote – but whose lives are most likely to be affected by the outcome.