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# terminations - Saturday 15 June, 2019

German court fines two doctors over abortion 'advertising'
# Berlin
# Berlin

German court fines two doctors over abortion 'advertising'

Jun 15th 2019, 12:10 PM 17,151 Views 22 Comments

The ruling comes after the recent easing of a Nazi-era law banning practitioners from advertising of pregnancy terminations.

# terminations - Monday 10 December, 2018

Taoiseach says abortion services may not be available in every hospital in January
# Abortion Services
# Abortion Services

Taoiseach says abortion services may not be available in every hospital in January

Dec 10th 2018, 3:04 PM 8,960 Views 48 Comments

Varadkar said he is confident services will be available, but perhaps not in every hospital or clinic.

# terminations - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

TDs considering change of plan for proposed three-day wait period for abortions
# Terminations
# Terminations

TDs considering change of plan for proposed three-day wait period for abortions

Sep 19th 2018, 3:39 PM 16,171 Views 74 Comments

Dr Peter Boylan told an Oireachtas Committee that there is ‘no evidence’ for the wait time.

# terminations - Thursday 28 June, 2018

15 legal abortions were carried out in Ireland last year
# Terminations
# Terminations

15 legal abortions were carried out in Ireland last year

Jun 28th 2018, 6:06 PM 19,138 Views 88 Comments

This is a drop from 25 legally-permitted abortions being carried out last year.

# terminations - Saturday 19 May, 2018

What would you like to ask the head of the Referendum Commission?
# 8th Amendment
# 8th Amendment

What would you like to ask the head of the Referendum Commission?

May 19th 2018, 7:45 PM 9,735 Views 0 Comments

We’re putting them to Justice Isobel Kennedy in a Facebook Live.

# terminations - Sunday 22 April, 2018

Need a crash course in the history of the Eighth Amendment?
# Referendum
# Referendum

Need a crash course in the history of the Eighth Amendment?

Apr 22nd 2018, 8:30 PM 14,505 Views 159 Comments

Get yourself up to speed.

# terminations - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

As it happened: 'In an ideal world abortion would never be needed, but we can't wish it away'
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

As it happened: 'In an ideal world abortion would never be needed, but we can't wish it away'

Nov 8th 2017, 8:35 PM 28,709 Views 190 Comments

Today’s hearing focused on mental health, and medical and international law.

# terminations - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Graphic pro-life 'education project' to take place in Dublin today
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

Graphic pro-life 'education project' to take place in Dublin today

Jul 29th 2017, 12:05 AM 26,931 Views 174 Comments

Abortion providers have criticised organisers for ‘intimidating’ women.

# terminations - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Irish women account for seven in 10 non-resident abortions carried out in UK
# Women's Health
# Women's Health

Irish women account for seven in 10 non-resident abortions carried out in UK

Jun 13th 2017, 2:22 PM 13,060 Views 96 Comments

More than 3,200 women and girls travelled from Ireland to the UK for terminations last year.

# terminations - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Marie Stopes suspends abortion services amid safety fears
# UK
# UK

Marie Stopes suspends abortion services amid safety fears

Aug 20th 2016, 8:50 AM 17,791 Views 39 Comments

Women booked in for terminations at Marie Stopes will be transferred to other providers.

# terminations - Thursday 31 March, 2016

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

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

Mar 31st 2016, 7:43 PM 17,203 Views 101 Comments

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

# terminations - Sunday 3 January, 2016

This new Irish film follows a young couple as they go to England for an abortion
# TWICE SHY
# TWICE SHY

This new Irish film follows a young couple as they go to England for an abortion

Jan 3rd 2016, 4:00 PM 20,905 Views 156 Comments

Ardal O’ Hanlon and Pat Shortt are among the cast.

# terminations - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

'I was walking around with my baby growing inside me knowing she could die at any moment'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'I was walking around with my baby growing inside me knowing she could die at any moment'

Dec 2nd 2015, 9:05 PM 2,850 Views 52 Comments

Arlette Lyons writes about her experience of having to travel to Liverpool to have a termination when she found out her baby had no chance of survival.

# terminations - Monday 30 November, 2015

Belfast court rules abortion should be available in cases of rape and fatal foetal abnormality
# Landmark Ruling
# Landmark Ruling

Belfast court rules abortion should be available in cases of rape and fatal foetal abnormality

Nov 30th 2015, 4:25 PM 19,596 Views 303 Comments

“It does not protect morals to export the problem to another jurisdiction and then turn a blind eye.”

# terminations - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

This is the law that Labour wants to replace the 8th Amendment
# Abortion
# Abortion

This is the law that Labour wants to replace the 8th Amendment

Nov 25th 2015, 2:25 PM 13,931 Views 77 Comments

The legislation would allow for terminations on four grounds.

# terminations - Saturday 26 September, 2015

'Women must decide their fate': Thousands attend pro-choice march
# 8th Amendment
# 8th Amendment

'Women must decide their fate': Thousands attend pro-choice march

Sep 26th 2015, 7:49 PM 27,737 Views 322 Comments

Pro-life campaigners have said organisers of the demonstration are in “absolute denial”.

# terminations - Thursday 23 July, 2015

NI mum and daughter lose challenge against ban on free abortions in England
# London
# London

NI mum and daughter lose challenge against ban on free abortions in England

Jul 23rd 2015, 2:15 PM 9,675 Views 128 Comments

The teen cannot be named to protect her identity.

# terminations - Monday 29 June, 2015

26 terminations carried out in Ireland under new abortion laws
# Abortion
# Abortion

26 terminations carried out in Ireland under new abortion laws

Jun 29th 2015, 11:34 PM 30,304 Views 250 Comments

Minister Leo Varadkar revealed the figures today.

# terminations - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Parents are led to believe their babies are 'freaks of nature' - pro-life group
# Pushed Towards Abortion
# Pushed Towards Abortion

Parents are led to believe their babies are 'freaks of nature' - pro-life group

Jun 16th 2015, 3:15 PM 14,572 Views 100 Comments

They want the phrase ‘incompatible with life’ banned.

# terminations - Friday 29 May, 2015

'DIY abortion tutorials' shock Chile amid debate on easing ban
# Women's Health
# Women's Health

'DIY abortion tutorials' shock Chile amid debate on easing ban

May 29th 2015, 11:21 AM 17,082 Views 74 Comments

Warning: Some people may find the contents of this report distressing.

# terminations - Monday 9 March, 2015

'I was told my daughter was incompatible with life ... she's now 8'
# Abortion
# Abortion

'I was told my daughter was incompatible with life ... she's now 8'

Mar 9th 2015, 1:09 PM 16,995 Views 110 Comments

Every Life Counts wants the term banned, saying it “dehumanises” babies.

# terminations - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Poll: Is it time to hold another referendum on abortion?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is it time to hold another referendum on abortion?

Feb 14th 2015, 9:24 AM 12,113 Views 167 Comments

Alan Shatter says it should be held on allowing terminations in cases of TFMR, rape and incest.

Where else are abortion laws as strict as in Ireland?
# Women's Health
# Women's Health

Where else are abortion laws as strict as in Ireland?

Feb 14th 2015, 8:30 AM 31,787 Views 184 Comments

We’re relatively unique in terms of developed countries.

# terminations - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

'No matter what anyone says to you, you're a mammy and a daddy now'
# Heartbreaking
# Heartbreaking

'No matter what anyone says to you, you're a mammy and a daddy now'

Feb 4th 2015, 1:15 PM 49,196 Views 66 Comments

TDs are once again being asked to legislate for terminations for medical reasons.

# terminations - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Taoiseach confronted by 'knicker-brandishing' protesters during Fine Gael dinner
# Knickersforchoice
# Knickersforchoice

Taoiseach confronted by 'knicker-brandishing' protesters during Fine Gael dinner

Oct 4th 2014, 7:57 PM 37,113 Views 111 Comments

He was presented with women’s underwear.

# terminations - Saturday 27 September, 2014

Thousands march for "realistic abortion access in Ireland"
# March For Choice
# March For Choice

Thousands march for "realistic abortion access in Ireland"

Sep 27th 2014, 6:41 PM 11,305 Views 343 Comments

The march was organised by the Abortion Rights Campaign.

# terminations - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Irish women with fatal foetal anomalies stuck on UK hospital waiting lists
# Terminations
# Terminations

Irish women with fatal foetal anomalies stuck on UK hospital waiting lists

Aug 26th 2014, 10:46 AM 10,827 Views 70 Comments

There have been reports that Irish women have had to wait for up to a month for an appointment.

# terminations - Friday 22 August, 2014

Here's what the inquiry into the 'Ms Y' abortion case will look at
# Protection Of Life During Pregnancy
# Protection Of Life During Pregnancy

Here's what the inquiry into the 'Ms Y' abortion case will look at

Aug 22nd 2014, 11:52 PM 8,387 Views 57 Comments

The inquiry will examine the operation of the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act.

# terminations - Saturday 9 November, 2013

Women who travelled to UK for terminations to bring case to United Nations
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

Women who travelled to UK for terminations to bring case to United Nations

Nov 9th 2013, 8:45 AM 15,478 Views 429 Comments

Terminations for Medical Reasons (TFMR) and the Centre for Reproductive Rights believe there have been human rights violations.

# terminations - Thursday 26 September, 2013

Abortion laws may not commence until next year
# Abortion
# Abortion

Abortion laws may not commence until next year

Sep 26th 2013, 6:50 AM 2,923 Views 57 Comments

A committee, established to come up with guidelines for the Act, has been given three months to complete its work.

# terminations - Sunday 21 July, 2013

How does Irish abortion law compare to rest of EU?
# EU-wide Law
# EU-wide Law

How does Irish abortion law compare to rest of EU?

Jul 21st 2013, 8:45 AM 15,987 Views 291 Comments

Abortion is only completely banned in Malta of all the 28 states.

# terminations - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Fianna Fáil senator: 'I oppose this legislation because it is anti-women'
# Abortion
# Abortion

Fianna Fáil senator: 'I oppose this legislation because it is anti-women'

Jul 16th 2013, 4:32 PM 5,979 Views 52 Comments

Jim Walsh was among those to contribute to the continuing debate on the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill this afternoon.

# terminations - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

Poll: Should suicide ideation clause be removed from Bill?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should suicide ideation clause be removed from Bill?

Jul 3rd 2013, 10:08 AM 10,024 Views 154 Comments

The issue will be one major question debated today as Oireachtas committee considers Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill 2013.

# terminations - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

These TDs are voting against the proposed abortion laws
# What We Know
# What We Know

These TDs are voting against the proposed abortion laws

Jul 2nd 2013, 8:03 AM 7,334 Views 149 Comments

Fine Gael could lose up to 10 deputies as the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill 2013 goes to a vote.

# terminations - Friday 7 June, 2013

No free vote gives 'hallmark of a totalitarian regime' to abortion bill
# Abortion
# Abortion

No free vote gives 'hallmark of a totalitarian regime' to abortion bill

Jun 7th 2013, 11:08 AM 4,237 Views 88 Comments

The Conference of Religious in Ireland called for a free vote for politicians and the wider use of conscientious objection.

# terminations - Friday 24 May, 2013

TDs to support abortion amendment to provide for medical terminations
# Tfmr
# Tfmr

TDs to support abortion amendment to provide for medical terminations

May 24th 2013, 6:55 AM 9,659 Views 57 Comments

During a meeting at Leinster House this afternoon, two TDs revealed they had children who were “incompatible with life”.

# terminations - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Timetable for abortion legislation is 'tight'
# Abortion
# Abortion

Timetable for abortion legislation is 'tight'

May 22nd 2013, 3:04 PM 4,195 Views 21 Comments

Minister James Reilly is determined to publish legislation before the end of July.

# terminations - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

The 5 at 5: Tuesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

May 29th 2012, 4:53 PM 3,358 Views 4 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# terminations - Friday 11 May, 2012

Column: 'I did not tell people about my termination as I did not want to be judged'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: 'I did not tell people about my termination as I did not want to be judged'

May 11th 2012, 7:00 AM 102 Views 84 Comments

A reader shares her traumatic experience of travelling to the UK for an abortion.

# terminations - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

Over 4,400 Irish women travelled to England and Wales for abortions in 2010
# Abortion
# Abortion

Over 4,400 Irish women travelled to England and Wales for abortions in 2010

May 24th 2011, 1:59 PM 4,204 Views 0 Comments

New statistics from UK Department of Health show that 12 Irish women a day sought terminations. The European Court of Human Rights ruled last December that the country’s regulation breached a woman’s rights.