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#Conscientious Objection

# conscientious-objection - Monday 4 November, 2019

UK government to consult with churches over North's abortion law

Activists have warned the UK government that it has a legal obligation to limit the scope of conscientious objection.

# conscientious-objection - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Campaigners oppose 3-day wait and conscientious objection in abortion legislation

In the coming weeks, the Dáil is due to debate the legislation that will provide for abortion in some instances.

# conscientious-objection - Saturday 16 June, 2018

'New Zealand option' may provide resolution to stand-off between Harris and GPs

Doctors in NZ who conscientiously object to abortion must inform patients that services are available elsewhere.

# conscientious-objection - Sunday 10 June, 2018

'We need an accessible service': Cork doctors set up group to ensure abortion provision for all communities

Dr Mary Favier said that she expects groups like the one in Cork to be operating around the country.

# conscientious-objection - Monday 30 January, 2017

'Not in my name': 30k sign Irish petition against Kenny visiting Trump on St Patrick's Day

A petition in the UK against inviting Trump for a State visit has over one million signatures.

# conscientious-objection - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Midwives 'forced to leave profession because they refuse to partake in abortions'

The UK’s highest court ruled on the matter this morning.

# conscientious-objection - Friday 9 August, 2013

Doctor's right to object to abortions is "not absolute" - Department of Health

There is no provision for individual hospitals to refuse to carry out abortions, the Department says.

# conscientious-objection - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Catholic bishops urge Ireland to 'Choose Life!'

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