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'Two-tier system' means couples still forced to travel for termination after severe foetal diagnoses
'The 'No' side feel let down by people and country. Nobody understands this feeling more than us'
Denise Coakley
'It was the first time I could breathe since I lost my daughter'
My son Joshua was born and died 16 years ago today and we still punish tragedies like his
Gerry Edwards
Government offers €30,000 to woman forced to travel abroad for abortion
We all have dreams as young girls. Having a termination is not one of them.
Sinn Féin votes for abortion to be allowed in cases of fatal foetal abnormalities
'If my daughter was raped I'd never force her to carry a child'
My child was diagnosed as 'incompatible with life' but I'm glad Clare Daly's bill was voted down
Tracy Harkin
Where else are abortion laws as strict as in Ireland?
Column: Why does this Government refuse to hold a referendum on abortion?
Donal O'Keeffe
'A shameful abandonment': Just one Labour TD defies party as Clare Daly's abortion bill voted down
Diary of losing a baby: One woman writes about her devastating pregnancy
Laura McGlynn
"We can assure you, not a person on this earth wanted our babies to live more than we did."
Boyd-Barrett: 'I had to bury my daughter Ella. She was born with fatal foetal abnormalities'
Leo: We've no mandate for abortion referendum, Mick Wallace: That's horseshit
"Please don't force a woman to grow a baby that is going to die"
'No matter what anyone says to you, you're a mammy and a daddy now'
Opinion: 'At the heart of Irish law is an inescapable fact... we are second class citizens'
Amanda Mellet
Opinion: A fatal foetal diagnosis is nobody’s fault – the deliberate lack of support by the State is.
Ireland at the UN: We have 'no solution' for women who can't afford to travel for an abortion
Column: Ireland shows no love to babies dying in their mothers' wombs
Irish laws ‘forcing us to go to Manchester for a termination this weekend’
Ireland's abortion laws to be challenged at the UN for a second time
Poll: Should Ireland allow terminations in cases of fatal foetal abnormalities?
Embarrassing the government into 'doing the right thing'
Emotional plea for change: ‘Wrap your arms around us…don’t kick us out’
Women who travelled to UK for terminations to bring case to United Nations
TDs vote against extending abortion bill to include fatal foetal abnormalities
‘We don’t want government empathy and compassion – give us action’
Amendment to abortion bill on fatal foetal abnormalities handed to Govt
TDs to support abortion amendment to provide for medical terminations
Women who had medical terminations to share experiences with TDs
Letter: TFMR 'disappointed' at exclusion from abortion hearings
Medical Terminations: ‘Ours is a very specific, heartbreaking and clear-cut case’
Group says lack of invite to Oireachtas abortion hearings "a grave injustice"