Category Archives: Repeal the 8th

Cork City Council votes to support a referendum to repeal the 8th Amendment

This week during, a 5+ hour session, in which topics as varied as the lack of librarians to new cycle lanes were tackled after the summer recess, Cork City Council…

Our Bodies, Our Rights: Rally to Repeal the 8th

Our Bodies, Our Rights: Rally to Repeal the 8th Saturday 23rd August, The Spire, Dublin, starting at 2pm and Marching from the Spire to the Dáil. Organised jointly by Choice…

The Appetite to Repeal the 8th

by Katie Gillum As we brace ourselves to be further disappointed by the Health Services Executive (HSE) as they selected their expert group to report on the shocking mistreatment of…

As long as our laws are subjugated by the 8th Amendment, so will women in Ireland be.

Reporting on the case has been patchy and at times confused, but details have emerged that a woman who became pregnant through rape was refused an abortion in Ireland. Suicidal…

Abortion Rights Campaign calls on Government to follow UN recommendations to hold referendum on Article 40.3.3°

Thursday 24 July 2014 The Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) has today welcomed a call for wider abortion access in Ireland by a UN committee of international human rights experts. The…