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#terminations

# terminations - Saturday 15 June, 2019

German court fines two doctors over abortion 'advertising'

The ruling comes after the recent easing of a Nazi-era law banning practitioners from advertising of pregnancy terminations.

# terminations - Monday 10 December, 2018

Taoiseach says abortion services may not be available in every hospital in January

Varadkar said he is confident services will be available, but perhaps not in every hospital or clinic.

# terminations - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

TDs considering change of plan for proposed three-day wait period for abortions

Dr Peter Boylan told an Oireachtas Committee that there is ‘no evidence’ for the wait time.

# terminations - Thursday 28 June, 2018

15 legal abortions were carried out in Ireland last year

This is a drop from 25 legally-permitted abortions being carried out last year.

# terminations - Saturday 19 May, 2018

What would you like to ask the head of the Referendum Commission?

We’re putting them to Justice Isobel Kennedy in a Facebook Live.

# terminations - Sunday 22 April, 2018

Need a crash course in the history of the Eighth Amendment?

Get yourself up to speed.

# terminations - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

As it happened: 'In an ideal world abortion would never be needed, but we can't wish it away' Eighth Amendment This post contains videos

As it happened: 'In an ideal world abortion would never be needed, but we can't wish it away'

Today’s hearing focused on mental health, and medical and international law.

# terminations - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Graphic pro-life 'education project' to take place in Dublin today

Abortion providers have criticised organisers for ‘intimidating’ women.

# terminations - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Irish women account for seven in 10 non-resident abortions carried out in UK

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

# terminations - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Marie Stopes suspends abortion services amid safety fears UK

Marie Stopes suspends abortion services amid safety fears

Women booked in for terminations at Marie Stopes will be transferred to other providers.

# terminations - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Irish Pro-Life Campaign criticises Donald Trump over controversial abortion remarks Punishment This post contains videos

Irish Pro-Life Campaign criticises Donald Trump over controversial abortion remarks

Amnesty International is also not happy with the Republican’s comments.

# terminations - Sunday 3 January, 2016

This new Irish film follows a young couple as they go to England for an abortion

Ardal O’ Hanlon and Pat Shortt are among the cast.

# terminations - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

'I was walking around with my baby growing inside me knowing she could die at any moment'

Arlette Lyons writes about her experience of having to travel to Liverpool to have a termination when she found out her baby had no chance of survival.

# terminations - Monday 30 November, 2015

Belfast court rules abortion should be available in cases of rape and fatal foetal abnormality

“It does not protect morals to export the problem to another jurisdiction and then turn a blind eye.”

# terminations - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

This is the law that Labour wants to replace the 8th Amendment

The legislation would allow for terminations on four grounds.

# terminations - Saturday 26 September, 2015

'Women must decide their fate': Thousands attend pro-choice march 8th Amendment This post contains images

'Women must decide their fate': Thousands attend pro-choice march

Pro-life campaigners have said organisers of the demonstration are in “absolute denial”.

# terminations - Thursday 23 July, 2015

NI mum and daughter lose challenge against ban on free abortions in England

The teen cannot be named to protect her identity.

# terminations - Monday 29 June, 2015

26 terminations carried out in Ireland under new abortion laws

Minister Leo Varadkar revealed the figures today.

# terminations - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Parents are led to believe their babies are 'freaks of nature' - pro-life group

They want the phrase ‘incompatible with life’ banned.

# terminations - Friday 29 May, 2015

'DIY abortion tutorials' shock Chile amid debate on easing ban Women's Health This post contains videos

'DIY abortion tutorials' shock Chile amid debate on easing ban

Warning: Some people may find the contents of this report distressing.

# terminations - Monday 9 March, 2015

'I was told my daughter was incompatible with life ... she's now 8'

Every Life Counts wants the term banned, saying it “dehumanises” babies.

# terminations - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Poll: Is it time to hold another referendum on abortion? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is it time to hold another referendum on abortion?

Alan Shatter says it should be held on allowing terminations in cases of TFMR, rape and incest.

Where else are abortion laws as strict as in Ireland?

We’re relatively unique in terms of developed countries.

# terminations - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

'No matter what anyone says to you, you're a mammy and a daddy now'

TDs are once again being asked to legislate for terminations for medical reasons.

# terminations - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Taoiseach confronted by 'knicker-brandishing' protesters during Fine Gael dinner Knickersforchoice This post contains videos

Taoiseach confronted by 'knicker-brandishing' protesters during Fine Gael dinner

He was presented with women’s underwear.

# terminations - Saturday 27 September, 2014

Thousands march for "realistic abortion access in Ireland" March For Choice This post contains images

Thousands march for "realistic abortion access in Ireland"

The march was organised by the Abortion Rights Campaign.

# terminations - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Irish women with fatal foetal anomalies stuck on UK hospital waiting lists

There have been reports that Irish women have had to wait for up to a month for an appointment.

# terminations - Friday 22 August, 2014

Here's what the inquiry into the 'Ms Y' abortion case will look at

The inquiry will examine the operation of the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act.

# terminations - Saturday 9 November, 2013

Women who travelled to UK for terminations to bring case to United Nations

Terminations for Medical Reasons (TFMR) and the Centre for Reproductive Rights believe there have been human rights violations.

# terminations - Thursday 26 September, 2013

Abortion laws may not commence until next year

A committee, established to come up with guidelines for the Act, has been given three months to complete its work.

# terminations - Sunday 21 July, 2013

How does Irish abortion law compare to rest of EU?

Abortion is only completely banned in Malta of all the 28 states.

# terminations - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Fianna Fáil senator: 'I oppose this legislation because it is anti-women'

Jim Walsh was among those to contribute to the continuing debate on the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill this afternoon.

# terminations - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

Poll: Should suicide ideation clause be removed from Bill? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should suicide ideation clause be removed from Bill?

The issue will be one major question debated today as Oireachtas committee considers Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill 2013.

# terminations - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

These TDs are voting against the proposed abortion laws

Fine Gael could lose up to 10 deputies as the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill 2013 goes to a vote.

# terminations - Friday 7 June, 2013

No free vote gives 'hallmark of a totalitarian regime' to abortion bill

The Conference of Religious in Ireland called for a free vote for politicians and the wider use of conscientious objection.

# terminations - Friday 24 May, 2013

TDs to support abortion amendment to provide for medical terminations

During a meeting at Leinster House this afternoon, two TDs revealed they had children who were “incompatible with life”.

# terminations - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Timetable for abortion legislation is 'tight'

Minister James Reilly is determined to publish legislation before the end of July.

# terminations - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# terminations - Friday 11 May, 2012

Column: 'I did not tell people about my termination as I did not want to be judged'

A reader shares her traumatic experience of travelling to the UK for an abortion.

# terminations - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

Over 4,400 Irish women travelled to England and Wales for abortions in 2010

New statistics from UK Department of Health show that 12 Irish women a day sought terminations. The European Court of Human Rights ruled last December that the country’s regulation breached a woman’s rights.