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# exclusion-zones - Saturday 11 January, 2020

Anti-abortion protests at hospitals: How have other countries handled them and what's the way forward here?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Anti-abortion protests at hospitals: How have other countries handled them and what's the way forward here?

Jan 11th 2020, 1:00 PM 27,360 Views 181 Comments

The problem with drawing up legislation on exclusion zones is that there are competing rights involved, writes lecturer in constitutional law Dr Laura Cahillane.

# exclusion-zones - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Vast majority of people support banning protests outside facilities that provide abortion services
# Exclusion Zones
# Exclusion Zones

Vast majority of people support banning protests outside facilities that provide abortion services

Jan 8th 2020, 6:00 AM 16,127 Views 77 Comments

Eight in 10 women and over seven in 10 men support the measure, according to a new opinion poll.

# exclusion-zones - Thursday 2 January, 2020

'How dare you': Minister slams protesters who demonstrated outside the National Maternity Hospital
# Exclusion Zones
# Exclusion Zones

'How dare you': Minister slams protesters who demonstrated outside the National Maternity Hospital

Jan 2nd 2020, 5:24 PM 69,885 Views 189 Comments

Simon Harris said the protests held outside Holles Street yesterday were ‘sickening’.

# exclusion-zones - Wednesday 1 January, 2020

Simon Harris said he was 'appalled' by protesters outside the National Maternity Hospital today
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# Exclusion Zones

Simon Harris said he was 'appalled' by protesters outside the National Maternity Hospital today

Jan 1st 2020, 6:50 PM 48,071 Views 306 Comments

Harris responded to a tweet and said he was committed to implementing exclusion zones.

# exclusion-zones - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Poll: Should councils introduce 'exclusion zones' for election posters?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should councils introduce 'exclusion zones' for election posters?

Dec 3rd 2019, 9:37 AM 11,126 Views 37 Comments

Dublin City Council is considering such a move.

Dublin City Council to consider introducing 'exclusion zones' for election posters
# Election Posters
# Election Posters

Dublin City Council to consider introducing 'exclusion zones' for election posters

Dec 3rd 2019, 6:15 AM 10,082 Views 21 Comments

Over 200 complaints were made about the location of posters during the local and European elections.

# exclusion-zones - Thursday 26 September, 2019

Drew Harris says existing legislation adequate in dealing with protests outside abortion centres
# Exclusion Zones
# Exclusion Zones

Drew Harris says existing legislation adequate in dealing with protests outside abortion centres

Sep 26th 2019, 8:00 PM 7,974 Views 78 Comments

In July, Minister Simon Harris said exclusion zones outside hospitals and GP surgeries will be a “major priority”.

# exclusion-zones - Thursday 11 July, 2019

'What happened in relation to Holles Street was pretty disgusting' - Simon Harris says exclusion zones will be a priority
# Exclusion Zones
# Exclusion Zones

'What happened in relation to Holles Street was pretty disgusting' - Simon Harris says exclusion zones will be a priority

Jul 11th 2019, 3:30 PM 29,435 Views 354 Comments

“We shouldn’t have to change the law to have a basic understanding of decency,” Harris said.

# exclusion-zones - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Harris accused of letting abortion protest exclusion zones 'fall off the agenda'
# Holles Street
# Holles Street

Harris accused of letting abortion protest exclusion zones 'fall off the agenda'

Jul 10th 2019, 11:51 AM 13,125 Views 179 Comments

The group that staged a protest outside the National Maternity Hospital with three small white coffins plans to return this Saturday.

# exclusion-zones - Thursday 18 April, 2019

Taoiseach says they've run into 'real difficulties' around legislating for exclusion zones at GP surgeries
# Abortion Services
# Abortion Services

Taoiseach says they've run into 'real difficulties' around legislating for exclusion zones at GP surgeries

Apr 18th 2019, 6:40 AM 18,893 Views 69 Comments

Varadkar says government needs to ensure they are on solid ground if one is going to restrict the right to protest.

# exclusion-zones - Saturday 23 February, 2019

Explainer: What could Ireland's abortion exclusion zones look like?
# Abortion Services
# Abortion Services

Explainer: What could Ireland's abortion exclusion zones look like?

Feb 23rd 2019, 4:00 PM 22,731 Views 75 Comments

The government aims to have draft legislation in place by the summer.

# exclusion-zones - Saturday 1 December, 2018

Safe zone law around GP clinics offering abortions will prohibit photos being taken of women
# Exclusion Zones
# Exclusion Zones

Safe zone law around GP clinics offering abortions will prohibit photos being taken of women

Dec 1st 2018, 7:15 AM 9,944 Views 33 Comments

Graphic posters were unfurled outside the Rotunda Hospital this summer were described by the minister as “despicable”.