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Tusla has deemed 350 unborn children at risk of significant harm in 3 years
# Tusla
# Tusla

Tusla has deemed 350 unborn children at risk of significant harm in 3 years

Jan 27th 2019, 7:00 AM 14,497 Views 45 Comments

Last year, Tusla deemed that 100 unborn children were at risk of significant harm and took steps to protect them.

Ruling that Justice Minister 'obliged to consider' pregnancies in deportation cases could be 'helpful'
# The Unborn
# The Unborn

Ruling that Justice Minister 'obliged to consider' pregnancies in deportation cases could be 'helpful'

Mar 7th 2018, 6:04 PM 10,186 Views 20 Comments

A 2016 High Court ruling that said the Minister is obliged to consider the prospective rights of the unborn in deportation cases has been upheld by Ireland’s highest court.

The Supreme Court case that needs to be resolved before the Eighth Amendment referendum
# The Unborn
# The Unborn

The Supreme Court case that needs to be resolved before the Eighth Amendment referendum

Feb 18th 2018, 8:25 AM 33,375 Views 166 Comments

A ruling by the High Court in 2016 found that references to the “unborn” in the Constitution meant an unborn child.

Man secures injunction against deportation as his first child is about to be born
# High Court
# High Court

Man secures injunction against deportation as his first child is about to be born

Apr 13th 2017, 6:05 PM 21,410 Views 0 Comments

The man claims his right to human dignity would be breached if he was to be deported so close to the birth of his and his Irish partner’s first child.

Opinion: Aside from the abortion question, Ms Y highlights serious flaws in Irish maternity care
# Ms Y
# Ms Y

Opinion: Aside from the abortion question, Ms Y highlights serious flaws in Irish maternity care

Sep 23rd 2014, 1:00 PM 141 Views 23 Comments

Remove abortion from the picture and we are still left with the highly troubling instance of a young, vulnerable women left traumatised by her encounter with the health service.

Argentina court grants abortion for teen rape victim
# Sex Crimes
# Sex Crimes

Argentina court grants abortion for teen rape victim

Dec 27th 2013, 7:45 PM 13,301 Views 28 Comments

The judge overruled an earlier decision which denied the girl permission to have a termination.

History lesson: What happened during the 1983 abortion referendum?
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# 1983

History lesson: What happened during the 1983 abortion referendum?

Dec 27th 2013, 7:45 AM 28,609 Views 94 Comments

Using first-hand materials gathered from the National Archives, we take a look at what happened before and after the contentious vote in 1983.

Catholic bishops urge Ireland to 'Choose Life!'
# Abortion
# Abortion

Catholic bishops urge Ireland to 'Choose Life!'

Jun 11th 2013, 1:59 PM 6,106 Views 271 Comments

Irish Bishops have issued a statement about upcoming legislation on abortion.

Bishops: Treatment that might put foetus at risk "ethically permissible"
# Bishops
# Bishops

Bishops: Treatment that might put foetus at risk "ethically permissible"

Nov 19th 2012, 9:30 PM 10,284 Views 113 Comments

They said this was the case with a seriously ill pregnant woman “provided every effort has been made to save the life of both the mother and her baby”.

One-page pro-life ad calls for 'prayers for the protection of the unborn'
# Abortion
# Abortion

One-page pro-life ad calls for 'prayers for the protection of the unborn'

Oct 16th 2012, 8:23 AM 9,994 Views 360 Comments

The ad was taken out in the Irish News today and comes just under a week after it was announced that Belfast will soon have a private abortion clinic.

Group criticises Ireland over rejection of abortion recommendations
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

Group criticises Ireland over rejection of abortion recommendations

Mar 15th 2012, 3:22 PM 4,432 Views 72 Comments

The Irish Family Planning Association criticised the government’s rejection of recommendations on abortion; but the move was welcomed by the Society for the Protection of the Unborn.