Abortion Ireland

Why We're Asking Ireland's Women To #Strike4Repeal

Aoife Frances | Posted 24.01.2017 | UK
Aoife Frances

We strike for the 12 people a day who travel to the UK to access abortion, for the thousands of people who order abortion pills online every year in Ireland. We strike because, among other areas of life, this is a work place issue; we take time off to travel, to have an abortion with pills at home, it affects our ability to do care and domestic work.

'Abortion Could Have Saved Savita' Inquest Hears

PA | Posted 17.06.2013 | UK

An Indian dentist would probably still be alive if the law in Ireland allowed an abortion as she miscarried, an inquest was told. A leading obstetr...

Ireland To Legalise Abortion

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK

The Irish government is to introduce legislation to allow terminations to be carried out in the country, following a European Court ruling which found...

Woman Dies In 'Agony' After Being Refused Abortion

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.11.2012 | UK

A woman has died in an Irish hospital after she was refused an abortion. Savita Halappanavar, a dentist aged 31, was 17 weeks pregnant when she die...