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#Referendum

# referendum - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie Here's how to register to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum Vote Vote Vote
From TheJournal.ie Love Both: 'We need hospice care for terminally ill babies, not abortion' Alternatives

Love Both: 'We need hospice care for terminally ill babies, not abortion'

The pro-life movement today said the government should be working harder to help families of babies with life-limiting conditions.

# referendum - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Sinn Féin is an absolute disgrace' - We spoke to the republican pro-lifers at the GPO today 8th Ref

'Sinn Féin is an absolute disgrace' - We spoke to the republican pro-lifers at the GPO today

The event was held by a group called Cherish All the Children Equally.

From TheJournal.ie Most Irish people would rather campaign posters were banned in the run up to the referendum The Eighth

Most Irish people would rather campaign posters were banned in the run up to the referendum

Things are getting tense in the build-up to the referendum on the Eighth Amendment, and many people would rather there were no campaign posters at all.

# referendum - Monday 23 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie GAA responds to Save the 8th launch and says it has 'no position' on elections or referenda Abortion

GAA responds to Save the 8th launch and says it has 'no position' on elections or referenda

It comes after a group of GAA athletes called for a No vote in the upcoming referendum.

From TheJournal.ie 'An attempt to suppress democracy': Removal of Labour's referendum posters reported to gardaí Reported

'An attempt to suppress democracy': Removal of Labour's referendum posters reported to gardaí

A member of the public sent a video of people removing the Yes posters in Limerick city to Jan O’Sullivan TD.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: 'We need funding for councils to go house to house and check the status of the voters' Electoral Register

Opinion: 'We need funding for councils to go house to house and check the status of the voters'

I know of cases where all that is needed to remove a name from the register is a phone call request and a follow up email to the council, writes Sinéad Halpin.

# referendum - Sunday 22 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Need a crash course in the history of the Eighth Amendment? Referendum
From TheJournal.ie Almost half of voters want to repeal Eighth Amendment Referendum

Almost half of voters want to repeal Eighth Amendment

A referendum will take place on 25 May.

From TheJournal.ie Council enforces ban so referendum groups can't use community venues for public meetings Fingal

Council enforces ban so referendum groups can't use community venues for public meetings

The council said this is a long-standing policy, but it recently contacted councillors to remind them of its existence after a public meeting in Baldoyle.

# referendum - Saturday 21 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'They're confused - they don't know what to believe': Canvassing for hearts, minds (and votes) in the Dublin commuter belt To The Streets

'They're confused - they don't know what to believe': Canvassing for hearts, minds (and votes) in the Dublin commuter belt

We joined the trail in Drogheda and Ratoath with Save the 8th and Together for Yes.

From TheJournal.ie 'We still wrong women in Ireland today': Fine Gael launch referendum campaign Eighth

'We still wrong women in Ireland today': Fine Gael launch referendum campaign

Meanwhile, an event organised by Doctors for Life heard the Eighth Amendment hasn’t impinged on how doctors and nurses deliver healthcare.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Have you checked to see if you're on the voting register? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you checked to see if you're on the voting register?

The referendum will take place on 25 May.

# referendum - Friday 20 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Nearly half of people in favour of repealing the Eighth Amendment, latest poll finds Five Weeks To Go

Nearly half of people in favour of repealing the Eighth Amendment, latest poll finds

One in five people, meanwhile, have said that they are not sure how they’re going to vote.

# referendum - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Watch this 10 minute film that RTÉ can't broadcast until after the Referendum

It’s the visual accompaniment to ‘In Her Shoes’.

From TheJournal.ie Can't find yourself on the checktheregister.ie? Don't worry, it's highly likely you're still able to vote Eighth Referendum

Can't find yourself on the checktheregister.ie? Don't worry, it's highly likely you're still able to vote

People have been having issues finding out if they’re still registered, but it’s unlikely to be because they’ve been de-registered to vote.

# referendum - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Love Both launches its referendum campaign and criticises 12 weeks proposal for abortion The 8th

Love Both launches its referendum campaign and criticises 12 weeks proposal for abortion

The camapign claimed today that proposed legislation is worse than the UK system.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin City Council has received 30 complaints about referendum posters The Eighth

Dublin City Council has received 30 complaints about referendum posters

But councils, the Gardaí, and the advertising authority don’t have powers to take down inaccurate or offensive posters.

# referendum - Saturday 14 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie What the Eighth Amendment Committee heard and the recommendations it made Explainer

What the Eighth Amendment Committee heard and the recommendations it made

Over the course of three months, 22 TDs and senators questioned experts and people who had personal experiences related to the topic.

From TheJournal.ie Canadian NGO sending 'observation team' to monitor Eighth Amendment referendum Playing Fair

Canadian NGO sending 'observation team' to monitor Eighth Amendment referendum

The organisation says it wants to observe whether or not both sides “play fair”.

# referendum - Thursday 12 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'It is completely false to say abortion will take place right up until the end of pregnancy' Referendum

'It is completely false to say abortion will take place right up until the end of pregnancy'

Dr Peter Boylan met with Health Minister Simon Harris today to discuss the risk associated with taking abortion pills.

From TheJournal.ie Both sides in the Eighth debate say they're making sure money isn't coming in from abroad Coffers

Both sides in the Eighth debate say they're making sure money isn't coming in from abroad

Campaign financing has come into focus in recent days.

# referendum - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Harris takes his message to Moore Street: 'Men need to talk to the women in their lives about the Eighth Amendment' Referendum This post contains videos

Harris takes his message to Moore Street: 'Men need to talk to the women in their lives about the Eighth Amendment'

Health Minister Simon Harris stopped by Moore Street today to launch the ‘It’s Time to Talk’ referendum campaign.

Marian Keyes raised over €3,000 for Together For Yes with her own Twitter drive

That’s one way to raise a few bob.

# referendum - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Facebook page where women tell their abortion stories deliberately sabotaged in online attack In Her Shoes

Facebook page where women tell their abortion stories deliberately sabotaged in online attack

In Her Shoes is a community of women who have had experiences with the Eighth Amendment.

# referendum - Friday 30 March, 2018

From TheJournal.ie How to get ready to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum Check The Register

How to get ready to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum

We have everything you need to know.

# referendum - Thursday 29 March, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Abortion is a licence to kill'- Save the 8th launches its referendum campaign Referendum This post contains videos

'Abortion is a licence to kill'- Save the 8th launches its referendum campaign

The campaign claimed today that it has already canvassed 300,000 homes.

# referendum - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Referendum on repealing the Eighth Amendment to be held on Friday 25 May Abortion

Referendum on repealing the Eighth Amendment to be held on Friday 25 May

Minister Eoghan Murphy made the announcement this afternoon.

# referendum - Thursday 22 March, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Pro-choice campaigners say they will 'of course' accept result of referendum Together For Yes

Pro-choice campaigners say they will 'of course' accept result of referendum

Campaign group Together For Yes was launched in Dublin today.

# referendum - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

From TheJournal.ie TDs approve Eighth Amendment referendum Bill Abortion

TDs approve Eighth Amendment referendum Bill

Health Minister Simon Harris said Ireland’s abortion law must change to help women who are currently “isolated and neglected”.

# referendum - Monday 19 March, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Sinn Féin moves Ard Fheis forward to June to sort Eighth Amendment policy Horse Before Cart

Sinn Féin moves Ard Fheis forward to June to sort Eighth Amendment policy

Mary Lou McDonald said the Amendment has caused “an alphabet soup of misery”.

# referendum - Sunday 18 March, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Half of voters are in favour of repealing the Eighth Amendment Opinion Poll

Half of voters are in favour of repealing the Eighth Amendment

A referendum on the issue is due to take place this summer.

# referendum - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Belfast student seeks rights for Irish citizens in Northern Ireland to be allowed vote in Eighth referendum Eighth Amendment

# referendum - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Legal challenge lodged to allow people in North vote in Eighth Amendment referendum High Court

Legal challenge lodged to allow people in North vote in Eighth Amendment referendum

A Belfast law firm said the issue is “a matter of national importance”.

# referendum - Saturday 10 March, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Thousands march in Dublin calling for Eighth Amendment to be retained Save The Eighth

Thousands march in Dublin calling for Eighth Amendment to be retained

Organisers said the rally would be the “biggest of the campaign” urging people to vote no in the upcoming referendum.

# referendum - Thursday 8 March, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Government releases wording of what will replace the Eighth Amendment if referendum passes Abortion
From TheJournal.ie Special Cabinet meeting to consider final wording of Eighth Amendment referendum Abortion

Special Cabinet meeting to consider final wording of Eighth Amendment referendum

Ministers will also consider and publish the Referendum Bill which formally allows for a referendum to be called.

# referendum - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Ruling that Justice Minister 'obliged to consider' pregnancies in deportation cases could be 'helpful' The Unborn

Ruling that Justice Minister 'obliged to consider' pregnancies in deportation cases could be 'helpful'

A 2016 High Court ruling that said the Minister is obliged to consider the prospective rights of the unborn in deportation cases has been upheld by Ireland’s highest court.

# referendum - Thursday 22 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Argument from Justice Minister that unborn has no constitutional rights 'radical', Supreme Court told Bunreacht Na HÉireann

Argument from Justice Minister that unborn has no constitutional rights 'radical', Supreme Court told

The Supreme Court is considering the legal arguments for and against defining ‘the unborn’ in the Constitution as an unborn child.

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