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Friday 24 March 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# eighth

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# The Law
How do Ireland's proposed abortion laws compare with Europe?
It has been compared to the UK, but how does it stack up to other countries?
# eighth
'We still wrong women in Ireland today': Fine Gael launch referendum campaign
Meanwhile, an event organised by Doctors for Life heard the Eighth Amendment hasn’t impinged on how doctors and nurses deliver healthcare.
# posters
Together for Yes crowdfunding appeal tops half a million euro
The group says that the money will “put posters across the country”.
# Delayed
Marathon Cabinet meeting on abortion comes to an end after four hours
Several cabinet members have yet to publicly state their stances on the referendum.
# the eighth
Poll: Should the Taoiseach make clear his stance on the abortion campaign now?
The Taoiseach is said to be waiting until the recommendations of the all-party committee before deciding his stance.
# outcome
Chris Froome wins third Tour de France, Ireland's Dan Martin finishes in top 10
The British cyclist finished ahead of Frenchman Romain Bardet in second and Nairo Quintana of Colombia in third.
# After Eight
Eight is enough: Rafa Nadal blasts past Djokovic to capture Monte Carlo title
World number one Novak was no match for the irresistible Spaniard at the Rolex Masters.