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# pro-life-campaign - Saturday 6 July, 2019

'Heartbroken': After defeat in 2018, what's next for Ireland's pro-life campaigns?

Activists are taking a long view, as they hope to one day change Irish abortion law.

# pro-life-campaign - Friday 8 June, 2018

Pro Life Campaign can't say what's next but it's 'certainly not going away'

The group was speaking in Dublin today.

# pro-life-campaign - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

Pro-life groups secured access to the names and addresses of Irish voters ahead of the referendum Exclusive

An investigation by and OpenDemocracy has found that at least two pro-life groups have applied for copies of the register for different local authorities.

# pro-life-campaign - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

HSE removes pro-life sticker from hospital waiting room following complaints

The HSE said the sticker was displayed “without the knowledge of hospital management”.

# pro-life-campaign - Friday 16 June, 2017

Pro-choice group fears wording of abortion referendum will be too limited

The public will vote on repealing the Eighth Amendment next year.

# pro-life-campaign - Monday 24 April, 2017

Frances Fitzgerald: Abortion referendum should be held next year

The Citizens’ Assembly has made recommended sweeping changes be implemented regarding Ireland’s abortion laws.

# pro-life-campaign - Friday 3 March, 2017

The Citizens' Assembly will NOT hear from a woman who regrets having an abortion

The assembly says the decision is reflective of the submissions they received

# pro-life-campaign - Friday 26 August, 2016

FactCheck: What do HSE guidelines actually say about the effects of abortion?

The Pro Life Campaign’s Sinead Slattery made a bold claim on Tonight With Alison O’Connor this week. Does it hold up?

# pro-life-campaign - Monday 15 August, 2016

FactCheck: Who's right about Ireland's record on maternal deaths?

FactCheck readers asked us to referee a recent dispute between Cora Sherlock and Fintan O’Toole, so we obliged.

# pro-life-campaign - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Paschal Donohoe says there will be a referendum on abortion in the coming years

The new Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform said it was his personal view the issue would be put to the people.

# pro-life-campaign - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Irish Pro-Life Campaign criticises Donald Trump over controversial abortion remarks Punishment This post contains videos

Irish Pro-Life Campaign criticises Donald Trump over controversial abortion remarks

Amnesty International is also not happy with the Republican’s comments.

# pro-life-campaign - Saturday 12 September, 2015

Pro-choice activists are not impressed by Enda's latest remarks

Kenny said yesterday that he has no intention of holding a referendum on the controversial eighth amendment.

# pro-life-campaign - Monday 6 July, 2015

Pro-life campaigners are not happy that an abortion pill drone is coming to Ireland

The drone delivered a batch of pills to Poland last month.

# pro-life-campaign - Saturday 27 September, 2014

Thousands march for "realistic abortion access in Ireland" March For Choice This post contains images

Thousands march for "realistic abortion access in Ireland"

The march was organised by the Abortion Rights Campaign.

# pro-life-campaign - Friday 22 August, 2014

300 attend anti-abortion rally outside Leinster House

One speaker was strongly critical of Labour TDs for “pushing for more abortion”.

# pro-life-campaign - Friday 11 October, 2013

Pro-Life Campaign moves conference to RDS because of 'exceptional demand'

The group expects more than 400 people to attend the event this weekend.

# pro-life-campaign - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

Some welcome President passing abortion bill, others not so much

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore described it as a “key milestone”, while the Pro Life Campaign said it was a “very sad day”.

# pro-life-campaign - Monday 1 July, 2013

Pro Life Campaign poll looks at abortion 'as response to suicide'

The majority of the 984 respondents said they were ‘very unlikely’ or ‘unlikely’ to support abortion if it was clearly shown it is not a suitable treatment for a pregnant woman with suicidal feelings.

# pro-life-campaign - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Billboard company discontinues Youth Defence campaign after Rape Crisis Centre incident

Mobile advertising company AdMobile says that the parking of an anti-abortion message opposite a rape support headquarters was an ‘innocent error’.

# pro-life-campaign - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Pro-Life Campaign asks the Taoiseach what he is afraid of Abortion This post contains videos

Pro-Life Campaign asks the Taoiseach what he is afraid of

The Pro-Life Campaign has called for a free vote for all TDs on the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill.

'Specific threats' made on life of Pro-Life campaigner Caroline Simons Abortion This post contains videos

'Specific threats' made on life of Pro-Life campaigner Caroline Simons

Meanwhile, spokesperson Caroline Simons described the recent controversy at Harold School in Dublin as “unfortunate”.

# pro-life-campaign - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Caroline Simons: 'I think James Reilly is a very foolish man'

The Minister for Health himself has spoken about some of the changes to the abortion legislation, which was published overnight.

# pro-life-campaign - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

'Misleading' to say abortion does or does not help suicidal women

A New Zealand based psychologist, whose work has been quoted extensively by pro-life groups, has raised issues with the definitive conclusions those groups have drawn from his work.

# pro-life-campaign - Friday 19 April, 2013

Savita inquest reaction: 'She was sadly let down by the healthcare system'

There has been mixed reaction to the verdict in the inquest into the death of Savita Halappanavar with groups campaigning on the abortion issue quick to issue statements this evening.

# pro-life-campaign - Monday 15 April, 2013

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# pro-life-campaign - Friday 22 February, 2013

Pro Life opinion poll shows 3 in 4 are against abortion

It contradicts a poll earlier this month which shows that 85 per cent of people in Ireland favour abortion in certain circumstances.

# pro-life-campaign - Saturday 19 January, 2013

Pics: Thousands attend pro-life vigil in Dublin Vigil For Life This post contains images

Pics: Thousands attend pro-life vigil in Dublin

Gardaí say that around 25,000 people attended a pro-life demonstration in Dublin’s city centre today.

# pro-life-campaign - 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.

# pro-life-campaign - Thursday 10 January, 2013

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.

# pro-life-campaign - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Government will legislate to allow abortion in line with X Case ruling

The legislation, which will be introduced in the New Year, will be supplemented by more detailed regulations.

Cabinet to discuss plan of action for new abortion rules

Ministers are expected to decide this morning on what course of action to take based on the Expert Group’s report.

# pro-life-campaign - Monday 17 December, 2012

Kenny confirms New Year action on abortion issue

Meanwhile, the Pro Life Campaign has said that any legislation would be a “first step in achieving abortion on demand”.

# pro-life-campaign - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Pics, video: Thousands gather for pro-life vigil outside the Dáil Abortion This post contains videos This post contains images

Pics, video: Thousands gather for pro-life vigil outside the Dáil

The Pro Life Campaign event heard from many who are unhappy with the current debate surrounding abortion in the Dáil where the expert group report is being debated this evening.

# pro-life-campaign - Friday 12 October, 2012

Perspectives: How does an abortion clinic in the North affect the Republic?

Pro-life and pro-choice campaigners tell what the clinic’s opening means for the debate south of the Border.

# pro-life-campaign - Sunday 17 June, 2012

Anti-abortion billboards 'do not speak for majority of women'

A high profile anti-abortion campaign has been strongly criticised by a pro-choice group.

# pro-life-campaign - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Unborn babies could be tested for 3500 genetic conditions

Blood and saliva samples from parents could predict thousands of genetic conditions in unborn babies.

# pro-life-campaign - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Fewer women travelling to the UK for abortion services

In 2010, over 4,400 women went to England or Wales for terminations. Last year, that number dropped to 4,149.

# pro-life-campaign - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Column: There is nothing enlightened or progressive about this abortion legislation

The abortion bill being debated by the Dáil aims to introduce abortion on demand, not protect women during pregnancy. Women and their babies deserve better, writes Dr Ruth Cullen.