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# Termination

Last year
'Reproductive fascism': Read the letters calling on Mary Robinson to intervene in X Case
Many people, from Ireland and abroad, contacted the president about the controversial case in 1992.
The X Case centred on a 14-year-old girl who became pregnant after being raped
The letters to Robinson highlight how divisise the issue was in Ireland and abroad
'It is with disbelief and disgust that we heard about the young girl who has been forbidden to leave Ireland'
Some doctors 'actively obstruct' women from getting abortions, committee hears
All time
Official abortion figures for 2021 ‘substantially lower’ than number of terminations carried out
'Two-tier system' means couples still forced to travel for termination after severe foetal diagnoses
375 women travelled from Ireland to UK for abortions in 2019 - an 87% decrease on 2018
Vast majority of people support banning protests outside facilities that provide abortion services
Same-sex marriage legalised and abortion decriminalised in Northern Ireland
Couple at centre of Holles Street abortion case 'utterly, utterly devastated'
External review expected to be carried out into abortion at National Maternity Hospital
Guidelines published for GPs who will provide abortion services
Teenager 'removed from classroom and questioned by police' over abortion pills
Dr Peter Boylan appointed to assist HSE as it prepares to provide abortion services
Large crowds as March for Choice takes place in Dublin
GPs group calls on Harris to ensure doctors must 'opt in' to provide abortion services
FactCheck: Is Ireland's proposed abortion legislation more extreme than British law?
'I couldn't believe the injustice': Irish grandparents explain why they're voting Yes
'The nurses asked how we planned to keep him cold. This wasn't something we were prepared for'
Q&A: Why has the government chosen 12 weeks as the general time limit for abortion?
Q&A: How are abortions carried out? Can a foetus feel pain?
Here's how to register to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum
Luas justified in firing fares inspector who punched passenger following 'unacceptable' level of racist abuse
Some GPs are 'outraged' that they're being expected to lead abortion services
'We have further to go': Why three Sinn Féin politicians abstained in an Eighth Committee vote
'70% of Irish women who have abortions in the UK are in relationships and nearly half are already mothers'
Taoiseach not sure public would back Citizens' Assembly's stance on abortion
Citizens' Assembly recommends abortion to be allowed without restrictions up to 12 weeks
UK abortion provider warned over concerns around risk and training
Doctor accused of misdiagnosing ectopic pregnancy acquitted of poor professional performance
Government offers €30,000 to woman forced to travel abroad for abortion
'You can't handle the truth': Director of crisis pregnancy clinic stands by controversial claims
Poll: Should TDs get to vote how they want on the fatal foetal abnormality bill?
Woman (21) given suspended sentence for taking abortion drugs
Abortion bill hasn't led to more women "claiming suicidality" to get a termination
Pat Kenny: 'My voice couldn't even be heard in case an Irish person was nearby'
Girl (11) denied abortion after being raped gives birth
We all have dreams as young girls. Having a termination is not one of them.
Most voters want a referendum to decide if Ireland's abortion laws should be liberalised
HSE denies legal action taken to forcibly hydrate Miss Y, but is still reviewing what happened
Staff disciplined over their role in the care of Savita Halappanavar
Concerns expressed over reports UK hospitals are to cap Irish abortions