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#Eight Amendment

# eight-amendment - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Irish Bishops say people who voted for repeal 'may not be entirely happy with their choice’ one year on

Today marks exactly one year since the result of the referendum was announced

# eight-amendment - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

Simon Harris: Women from North will be allowed access to abortion services in Republic

The Abortion Rights Campaign has said the announcement, while welcome, is not a solution to the abortion issue in Northern Ireland.

# eight-amendment - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Repeal simpliciter: Here is the final report of the Eighth Amendment Committee

The committee answered questions from reporters this afternoon.

# eight-amendment - Saturday 28 October, 2017

'The majority of us don't agree with either pro choice or pro life hardliners'

The middle ground are rarely heard in Ireland’s fraught debates over abortion, writes Larry Donnelly.

# eight-amendment - Saturday 25 February, 2017

'Dismay' and online anger as pro-choice TFMR Ireland excluded from Citizens' Assembly

17 groups were chosen from 120 submissions to present in front the Citizen’s Assembly

# eight-amendment - Saturday 20 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge James Corden has joined the Twitter support as two Irish women live-tweet their abortion journey Two Women Travel

# eight-amendment - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Hillary Clinton asked advisor about Irish abortion penalty before official visit

The then US secretary of state was briefed about the Savita Halappanavar case before a trip to Ireland.

# eight-amendment - Sunday 12 July, 2015

This is what it's like to have to travel abroad for an abortion

Nearly 4,000 women with Irish addresses had abortions in the UK last year. Three Irish women who sought terminations abroad share their stories with

# eight-amendment - Friday 22 August, 2014

Dept of Justice provided visas for asylum seekers travelling for abortion

HSE says that while it has no authority to assist asylum seekers in travelling abroad for an abortion, it has provided financial support for travel and care.

# eight-amendment - Friday 15 February, 2013

Suicidal risk in X Case law 'not consistent with Constitution' - John Bruton

The former taoiseach and leader of Fine Gael argues that including suicidal risk in forthcoming legislation is not consistent with Article 40.3.3 which protests the life of the unborn child.