Category Archives: Repeal the 8th

Abortion Rights Campaign Cautiously Welcomes Citizens’ Assembly Report

ABORTION RIGHTS CAMPAIGN CAUTIOUSLY WELCOMES CITIZENS’ ASSEMBLY REPORT Citizens’ Assembly recommendations strong, but will not fulfill our human rights obligations, campaign says. “We are pleased with the Assembly’s recommendation that…

Press Release: Lives and health of the most vulnerable put at risk as our laws are weaponised against them, Abortion Rights Campaign says

Lives and health of the most vulnerable put at risk as our laws are weaponised against them, Abortion Rights Campaign says Women and pregnant people continue to be denied access…

Abortion Rights Campaign Launches ‘Abortion Rights Roadshow’

Press Release from the Abortion Rights Campaign   17th June 2017   – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE –   Abortion Rights Campaign Launches ‘Abortion Rights Roadshow’   The Roadshow will travel…

Cautious welcome for new Taoiseach’s 2018 Repeal referendum

Referendum on the 8th Amendment could be a step forward for Ireland Speaking today in response to the announcement of a referendum to take place in 2018, Abortion Rights Campaign…

Justice scales

Press Release: Ireland’s Abortion Laws Ruled ‘cruel and inhumane’ by UN Human Rights Committee for the Second Time

The Committee found that Siobhan Whelan, whose foetus was given a diagnosis of a condition incompatible with life in 2010 was forced to travel to the UK to terminate her…