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# 8th Referendum

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# top trends
These were the most popular hashtags on Twitter in Ireland this year
Data from the company shows how 2018 was another year for political discussion on the platform.
# 8th Referendum
Supreme Court decides not to hear challenge to 8th referendum vote, paving way for abortion legislation
The challenge was taken by a woman who complained about irregularities in voter numbers during the vote.
# 8th Referendum
Tara Flynn 'can't accept' €7k raised in online campaign
A GoFundMe campaign was set up for Flynn to take a holiday.
# Together for yurt
21 of the most amusing tweets from the referendum campaign
Some tweets to take the edge off the past few weeks.
# Referendum
Leo Varadkar: 'I find it difficult to contemplate there being a No vote'
The Taoiseach said opinion polls have been wrong in the past.
# factcheck
FactCheck: Is Ireland's proposed abortion legislation more extreme than British law?
We take a look at a recent claim made about this.
# your questions
Q&A: Does the Eighth have to be repealed to legislate for fatal foetal abnormality cases?
The government’s legal advice and the position of the courts on the Eighth Amendment have tied the hands of legislators in the past.
# 8th Referendum
Q & A: What do you want to know before voting in the Eighth Amendment referendum?
The vote is four weeks away.
# eighth referendum
FactCheck: Are 1 in 5 babies in England aborted?
We look at the facts behind a Save the 8th campaign poster.