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#Article 40.3.3

# article-40-3-3 - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Q&A: What will we be asked to vote on in the Eighth Amendment referendum?
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

Q&A: What will we be asked to vote on in the Eighth Amendment referendum?

May 5th 2018, 12:05 AM 29,660 Views 195 Comments

You asked, we answer.

# article-40-3-3 - Saturday 21 March, 2015

Now this Fine Gael TD wants to repeal the 8th Amendment (but he's still 'very pro-life')
# Breaking Ranks
# Breaking Ranks

Now this Fine Gael TD wants to repeal the 8th Amendment (but he's still 'very pro-life')

Mar 21st 2015, 8:15 AM 9,003 Views 109 Comments

Jerry Buttimer is one of the first Fine Gael TDs to call for the repeal of the controversial constitutional amendment.

# article-40-3-3 - Monday 29 December, 2014

Opinion: Tragic case of clinically dead pregnant woman highlights our unworkable approach to abortion
# Abortion
# Abortion

Opinion: Tragic case of clinically dead pregnant woman highlights our unworkable approach to abortion

Dec 29th 2014, 8:15 PM 5,544 Views 383 Comments

Following the burial today of a young woman, who was kept on life support while clinically dead due to legal considerations about her pregnancy, we must consider the legacy of the Eighth Amendment.

# article-40-3-3 - Friday 27 December, 2013

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

History lesson: What happened during the 1983 abortion referendum?

Dec 27th 2013, 7:45 AM 28,329 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.

# article-40-3-3 - Saturday 7 September, 2013

TDs call for repeal of 8th Amendment on its 30th anniversary
# Article 40.3.3
# Article 40.3.3

TDs call for repeal of 8th Amendment on its 30th anniversary

Sep 7th 2013, 1:52 PM 12,524 Views 135 Comments

Clare Daly and Joan Collins have called on the government to hold a referendum to repeal Article 40.3.3.

# article-40-3-3 - Sunday 14 July, 2013

Campaign to repeal the Eighth Amendment planned for the autumn
# Abortion
# Abortion

Campaign to repeal the Eighth Amendment planned for the autumn

Jul 14th 2013, 7:45 AM 9,908 Views 165 Comments

The constitutional ban on abortion will come under scrutiny in the new Dáil term.

# article-40-3-3 - Friday 15 February, 2013

Suicidal risk in X Case law 'not consistent with Constitution' - John Bruton
# Abortion
# Abortion

Suicidal risk in X Case law 'not consistent with Constitution' - John Bruton

Feb 15th 2013, 10:14 AM 5,346 Views 122 Comments

The former taoiseach and leader of Fine Gael argues that including suicidal risk in forthcoming legislation is not consistent with Article 40.3.3 which protests the life of the unborn child.