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#Abortion Pills

# abortion-pills - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

Illegal medicines: 740 abortion pills were seized in Ireland last year
# Hpra
# Hpra

Illegal medicines: 740 abortion pills were seized in Ireland last year

Mar 5th 2019, 3:44 PM 8,211 Views 42 Comments

Of the 619,213 dosage units seized, 36% were sedatives, 18% were erectile dysfunction medicines, and 16% were anabolic steroids.

# abortion-pills - Wednesday 7 November, 2018

Schoolgirl whose mother is being prosecuted for buying abortion pills 'is potential victim of crime'
# Courts
# Courts

Schoolgirl whose mother is being prosecuted for buying abortion pills 'is potential victim of crime'

Nov 7th 2018, 5:09 PM 15,303 Views 0 Comments

Lawyers for the mother and daughter, who have both been granted anonymity, claim the prosecution breaches their human rights.

# abortion-pills - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

Teenager 'removed from classroom and questioned by police' over abortion pills
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Teenager 'removed from classroom and questioned by police' over abortion pills

Updated Nov 6th 2018, 4:37 PM 30,351 Views 0 Comments

The evidence was given in a court case taking place in Northern Ireland.

# abortion-pills - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Police in Belfast seize abortion pills and robots from campaigners
# Abortion Pills
# Abortion Pills

Police in Belfast seize abortion pills and robots from campaigners

May 31st 2018, 5:14 PM 20,437 Views 73 Comments

The demonstration saw an “abortion robot” deliver abortion pills to a number of women.

# abortion-pills - Sunday 27 May, 2018

GPs to hold emergency meeting to discuss referendum result
# Abortion Pills
# Abortion Pills

GPs to hold emergency meeting to discuss referendum result

May 27th 2018, 5:00 PM 26,712 Views 100 Comments

Abortion services are expected to be GP-led.

# abortion-pills - Friday 18 May, 2018

Renua calls for No vote and questions the number of abortion pills used in Ireland
# 8th Ref
# 8th Ref

Renua calls for No vote and questions the number of abortion pills used in Ireland

May 18th 2018, 1:48 PM 30,431 Views 221 Comments

The party acknowledged abortion pills are a problem but said it does not have a specific policy to deal with them.

# abortion-pills - Thursday 10 May, 2018

'I was nine weeks pregnant when I took an abortion pill - after staring at it for hours'
# The Eighth Debate
# The Eighth Debate

'I was nine weeks pregnant when I took an abortion pill - after staring at it for hours'

May 10th 2018, 7:00 AM 181,004 Views 292 Comments

“I was in a very bad situation where continuing a pregnancy just wasn’t possible, health wise or financially.”

# abortion-pills - Thursday 3 May, 2018

Q&A: Why has the government chosen 12 weeks as the general time limit for abortion?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Q&A: Why has the government chosen 12 weeks as the general time limit for abortion?

May 3rd 2018, 7:30 PM 51,227 Views 192 Comments

The use of abortion pills and pregnancy as a result of rape impacted the decision.

# abortion-pills - Sunday 15 April, 2018

How do GPs treat women who've taken abortion pills in Ireland?
# Medical Abortion
# Medical Abortion

How do GPs treat women who've taken abortion pills in Ireland?

Apr 15th 2018, 10:00 PM 38,721 Views 78 Comments

“They’d be more nervous telling a doctor they don’t know. Oftentimes, they might say they’re miscarrying.”

# abortion-pills - Monday 9 April, 2018

Belfast City Council passes motion to decriminalise use of abortion pills
# Debate
# Debate

Belfast City Council passes motion to decriminalise use of abortion pills

Apr 9th 2018, 10:57 PM 16,852 Views 57 Comments

The North’s abortion laws are considered some of the most severe in the world, according to Amnesty.

# abortion-pills - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Here's the number of abortion pills seized in Ireland in the past 10 years
# Medical Abortion
# Medical Abortion

Here's the number of abortion pills seized in Ireland in the past 10 years

Apr 3rd 2018, 12:05 AM 34,652 Views 94 Comments

“There is a risk when you buy anything from an unknown source that you simply do not know what you are getting.”

# abortion-pills - 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 13,111 Views 96 Comments

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

# abortion-pills - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Abortion: 95% of Irish women who used pills to end pregnancy 'didn't need surgical intervention'
# Abortion Pills
# Abortion Pills

Abortion: 95% of Irish women who used pills to end pregnancy 'didn't need surgical intervention'

May 17th 2017, 6:30 AM 21,096 Views 143 Comments

Study from the British Medical Journal say the pills offer ‘an alternative to unsafe methods’

# abortion-pills - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

'Repeal' bus to distribute abortion pills in cities and colleges around Ireland
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

'Repeal' bus to distribute abortion pills in cities and colleges around Ireland

Feb 1st 2017, 7:57 AM 24,918 Views 171 Comments

Rosa said the tour will “provide direct assistance to those in need of safe abortion pills”.

# abortion-pills - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

14 TDs in Dáil chamber as Bríd Smith produces packet of abortion pills
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

14 TDs in Dáil chamber as Bríd Smith produces packet of abortion pills

Oct 25th 2016, 8:49 PM 26,872 Views 78 Comments

The Dáil is this evening discussing an AAA/PBP Bill calling for the repeal of the Eighth Amendment to the Constitution.

# abortion-pills - Monday 17 October, 2016

Study shows vast majority of Irish women who took abortion pills feel they made right decision
# Abortion
# Abortion

Study shows vast majority of Irish women who took abortion pills feel they made right decision

Oct 17th 2016, 12:36 PM 16,982 Views 162 Comments

The study examined the experiences of women who accessed abortion pills online.

# abortion-pills - Thursday 1 September, 2016

British group launches helpline for women in Ireland who buy abortion pills online
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

British group launches helpline for women in Ireland who buy abortion pills online

Sep 1st 2016, 6:00 AM 15,370 Views 381 Comments

The British Pregnancy Advice Service is concerned that, because they are committing an illegal act, women may not always seek help.

# abortion-pills - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Amnesty calls latest abortion pills case a 'grotesque spectacle'
# MOTHER AND DAUGHTER
# MOTHER AND DAUGHTER

Amnesty calls latest abortion pills case a 'grotesque spectacle'

Apr 6th 2016, 2:15 PM 15,282 Views 0 Comments

A woman appeared before Belfast Crown Court today accused of buying abortion pills for her daughter.

# abortion-pills - Friday 15 January, 2016

Demonstrations taking place around Ireland in solidarity with woman charged with taking abortion pills
# Belfast
# Belfast

Demonstrations taking place around Ireland in solidarity with woman charged with taking abortion pills

Jan 15th 2016, 6:52 PM 23,038 Views 98 Comments

The 21-year-old Co Down woman was charged with two offences regarding procuring the pills on Monday. If convicted she could face life in prison.

# abortion-pills - Friday 23 October, 2015

Pro-choice campaigners take 'abortion pill bus' across Ireland
# 8th Amendment
# 8th Amendment

Pro-choice campaigners take 'abortion pill bus' across Ireland

Oct 23rd 2015, 12:50 PM 28,784 Views 238 Comments

Women with unwanted pregnancies will be able to access pills on the bus after an online consultation.

# abortion-pills - Saturday 25 April, 2015

What percentage of men in Ireland have paid for sex? It's the week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

What percentage of men in Ireland have paid for sex? It's the week in numbers

Apr 25th 2015, 6:30 PM 40,155 Views 36 Comments

Plus: How many abortion pills bound for Ireland were seized last year?

# abortion-pills - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Customs seized 1,017 abortion pills last year
# Pro-Choice
# Pro-Choice

Customs seized 1,017 abortion pills last year

Apr 22nd 2015, 7:15 AM 22,902 Views 98 Comments

Ruth Coppinger wants the State to stop confiscating the tablets.

# abortion-pills - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Man charged with tricking girlfriend into having abortion
# Abortion Pills
# Abortion Pills

Man charged with tricking girlfriend into having abortion

Mar 10th 2015, 10:49 PM 23,757 Views 90 Comments

The Norwegian man has been charged with twice having his former partner ingest a mixture of abortion drugs.

# abortion-pills - Thursday 18 December, 2014

TD helped 'dozens' of women take abortion pills
# Women On Web
# Women On Web

TD helped 'dozens' of women take abortion pills

Dec 18th 2014, 7:15 AM 12,543 Views 99 Comments

In many cases the women “under no circumstances would have been able to pay to travel to Britain and to pay for accommodation”.

# abortion-pills - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Crisis pregnancy services will not face charges over abortion advice
# Abortion
# Abortion

Crisis pregnancy services will not face charges over abortion advice

Dec 10th 2014, 4:53 PM 7,629 Views 23 Comments

The HSE has now clarified what advice should be given around abortion pills.

# abortion-pills - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Pro-choice group put banner advertising abortion pills on Galway Cathedral
# Abortion Pills
# Abortion Pills

Pro-choice group put banner advertising abortion pills on Galway Cathedral

Dec 7th 2014, 7:50 PM 18,343 Views 251 Comments

The banner was up for most of yesterday morning.

# abortion-pills - Friday 24 October, 2014

Hundreds of Irish women contact abortion pill website every month
# Pregnancy
# Pregnancy

Hundreds of Irish women contact abortion pill website every month

Oct 24th 2014, 7:45 AM 18,729 Views 161 Comments

Tonight RTÉ’s Prime Time revealed that so far this year there have been more than 60 abortion pill seizures.

# abortion-pills - Tuesday 26 October, 2010

Customs seize over 1,200 abortion pills
# Illegal Pills
# Illegal Pills

Customs seize over 1,200 abortion pills

Oct 26th 2010, 9:56 AM 1,352 Views 0 Comments

Pills are widely available on the internet but shouldn’t be taken without medical supervision, experts warn.