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From TheJournal.ie 'You want the Eighth repealed because of Brexit': Letters sent to Varadkar about abortion referendum Abortion

'You want the Eighth repealed because of Brexit': Letters sent to Varadkar about abortion referendum

This year the country voted by 66.4% to 33.6% to repeal the Eighth Amendment.

From TheJournal.ie Harris hails 'significant step' as contract agreed with doctors for the provision of abortion services Fine Details

Harris hails 'significant step' as contract agreed with doctors for the provision of abortion services

The contract will be offered by the HSE to medical practitioners who express an interest in providing such services.

From TheJournal.ie Moral objection or no time: Majority of GPs say they can't provide abortion services Survey

Moral objection or no time: Majority of GPs say they can't provide abortion services

Legislation on the provision of abortion has been debated by the Oireachtas health committee this week.

From TheJournal.ie Eighth Amendment repealed as President signs referendum bill into law It's Gone

Eighth Amendment repealed as President signs referendum bill into law

It will now allow the government to legislate for abortion, which is expected to be enacted by 2019 at the latest.

From TheJournal.ie 'We need an accessible service': Cork doctors set up group to ensure abortion provision for all communities Doctors For Choice

'We need an accessible service': Cork doctors set up group to ensure abortion provision for all communities

Dr Mary Favier said that she expects groups like the one in Cork to be operating around the country.

From TheJournal.ie 'The 'No' side feel let down by people and country. Nobody understands this feeling more than us' Tfmr

'The 'No' side feel let down by people and country. Nobody understands this feeling more than us'

‘Would it be too much for No side and the Yes side to come together and use their powers and money to bring positive change that will help and support the people of Ireland?’ asks Denise Coakley.

From TheJournal.ie Observers from the UK, US and Canada monitored the Eighth referendum What They Saw

Observers from the UK, US and Canada monitored the Eighth referendum

They raised concerns about some ballot boxes allegedly not being sealed correctly and so-called ‘family voting’.

From TheJournal.ie More than 150 complaints about 'graphic' and 'false' referendum posters sent to Dublin City Council The Eighth

More than 150 complaints about 'graphic' and 'false' referendum posters sent to Dublin City Council

Office workers, parents, and staff at the Rotunda Hospital submitted complaints about graphic ‘Vote No’ posters.

From TheJournal.ie 'How can you cheer abortion?': Bishop 'horrified' by referendum celebrations Euthanasia

'How can you cheer abortion?': Bishop 'horrified' by referendum celebrations

Alphonsus Cullinan said Catholic Yes voters “should go to confession”.

From TheJournal.ie Police in Belfast seize abortion pills and robots from campaigners Abortion Pills

Police in Belfast seize abortion pills and robots from campaigners

The demonstration saw an “abortion robot” deliver abortion pills to a number of women.

From TheJournal.ie The messages people left at the Savita Halappanavar mural will be digitally archived Eighth Amendment

The messages people left at the Savita Halappanavar mural will be digitally archived

Since Friday, flowers have been left at the bottom of the mural, along with ‘Yes’ leaflets, pens and sellotape so that people could leave notes.

From TheJournal.ie Abortion legislation expected to be law by January 2019 Eighth Amendment

Abortion legislation expected to be law by January 2019

The first Dáil sitting since the country voted to repeal the Eighth Amendment takes place this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Bishop says Catholics who voted Yes have sinned and should go to confession Eighth Referendum

Bishop says Catholics who voted Yes have sinned and should go to confession

Meanwhile, Father Brian D’Arcy said that he “wouldn’t like to attribute sin in this manner, at all”.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should there be Dáil sittings in the summer to pass abortion legislation? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should there be Dáil sittings in the summer to pass abortion legislation?

Health Minister Simon Harris has said he’s “extremely eager” to pass abortion legislation by the autumn.

From TheJournal.ie Harris to seek permission to draft abortion legislation over summer Eighth Amendment This post contains videos

Harris to seek permission to draft abortion legislation over summer

It could be in place by the end of the year.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you expect abortion legislation to be enacted in Ireland before the end of 2018? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you expect abortion legislation to be enacted in Ireland before the end of 2018?

Now that Ireland has voted overwhelmingly for abortion legislation, how soon do you think it will be enacted?

From TheJournal.ie 'Stepping out from under our shadows': How international media reacted to the referendum Eighth Amendment

'Stepping out from under our shadows': How international media reacted to the referendum

The eyes of the world were on Ireland yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie The 11 standout moments of the Eighth Referendum campaign Landslide

The 11 standout moments of the Eighth Referendum campaign

The campaign this year had some highlights. Here are some of them.

From TheJournal.ie The results are in and the country has voted YES - Here's what happens now Repealing The Eighth

The results are in and the country has voted YES - Here's what happens now

The final results have just been announced, with the Yes side securing the majority vote.

From TheJournal.ie AS IT HAPPENED: Yes celebrates huge victory after massive vote to repeal Repealed This post contains videos

AS IT HAPPENED: Yes celebrates huge victory after massive vote to repeal

The official announcement was made just after 6.10 pm this evening.

From TheJournal.ie Analysis: Six reasons why Ireland was a landslide Yes for repeal It's Yes

Analysis: Six reasons why Ireland was a landslide Yes for repeal

The country has voted to abolish the Eighth Amendment.

From TheJournal.ie 'Women in crisis pregnancy have been told take the boat... today we tell them: take our hand' The Eighth

'Women in crisis pregnancy have been told take the boat... today we tell them: take our hand'

Leading political figures have reacted to what appears to be an overwhelming Yes vote.

From TheJournal.ie AS IT HAPPENED: Counting and final tallies indicate a strong Yes in Eighth Amendment referendum 8thRef

AS IT HAPPENED: Counting and final tallies indicate a strong Yes in Eighth Amendment referendum

Will the Eighth be repealed or retained? Find out live…

From TheJournal.ie The country has voted in the Eighth Amendment referendum - Here's what to expect from the day Yes Or No

The country has voted in the Eighth Amendment referendum - Here's what to expect from the day

With all the votes cast, all that’s left is to count them.

From TheJournal.ie AS IT HAPPENED: Ireland goes to the polls in Eighth Amendment referendum D DAY

AS IT HAPPENED: Ireland goes to the polls in Eighth Amendment referendum

Counting starts at 9am tomorrow and we should have a clear indication of the result by lunchtime.

From TheJournal.ie Complaints made about campaign posters located too close to polling stations Eighth Ref

Complaints made about campaign posters located too close to polling stations

If you see a poster that’s located too close to a polling station, you can contact the returning officer at your polling station.

From TheJournal.ie It's polling day: Here's everything you need to know about the next 48 hours A Nation Decides

It's polling day: Here's everything you need to know about the next 48 hours

The chair of the Referendum Commission is urging people to “use your vote” today.

From TheJournal.ie Temperatures on polling day are set to reach 23 degrees Skies Above

Temperatures on polling day are set to reach 23 degrees

Tomorrow is to be mainly sunny.

From TheJournal.ie 'G'wan Mary Lou!' - Sinn Féin's leader is a hit on the canvass but insists it's no election dry run Two Days To Go

'G'wan Mary Lou!' - Sinn Féin's leader is a hit on the canvass but insists it's no election dry run

McDonald says her first campaign as leader is not practice for a general election.

From TheJournal.ie Pro-life groups secured access to the names and addresses of Irish voters ahead of the referendum Voter Data

Pro-life groups secured access to the names and addresses of Irish voters ahead of the referendum Exclusive

An investigation by TheJournal.ie and OpenDemocracy has found that at least two pro-life groups have applied for copies of the register for different local authorities.

From TheJournal.ie Each side playing the blame game as fallout from the Prime Time debate no-show rolls over The Show Must Go On This post contains videos

Each side playing the blame game as fallout from the Prime Time debate no-show rolls over

Cora Sherlock has denied pulling out of last night’s Prime Time debate.

From TheJournal.ie Giant 'No' sign removed from Dublin Mountains, says pro-life group Referendum

Giant 'No' sign removed from Dublin Mountains, says pro-life group

The sign was taken down after the land owner received a number of concerned calls.

From TheJournal.ie How many women in Ireland request abortion pills? How safe are they? Are they illegal? Eighth Referendum

How many women in Ireland request abortion pills? How safe are they? Are they illegal?

And how much will they cost if abortion is legalised in Ireland?

From TheJournal.ie Doctor who led inquiry into Savita Halappanavar's death calls for Yes vote 'for women’s health and rights' Eighth Amendment

Doctor who led inquiry into Savita Halappanavar's death calls for Yes vote 'for women’s health and rights'

He also refuted claims that sepsis was the only cause of her death.

From TheJournal.ie Up to 125,000 people register to vote ahead of Eighth Amendment referendum This Friday

Up to 125,000 people register to vote ahead of Eighth Amendment referendum

The National Youth Council of Ireland says new figures represent an “unprecedented surge of voter registration”.

From TheJournal.ie 'Don't let what happened to us happen to other families': Savita's parents back Yes vote Eighth Amendment This post contains videos

'Don't let what happened to us happen to other families': Savita's parents back Yes vote

Savita Halappanavar died on 28 October 2012 at University Hospital Galway.

From TheJournal.ie Families of those who died in road accidents 'upset' at placing of white crosses in Donegal 8th Amendment

Families of those who died in road accidents 'upset' at placing of white crosses in Donegal

A Donegal Pro-Life campaigner told TheJournal.ie that “this is our version of posters”.

From TheJournal.ie Renua calls for No vote and questions the number of abortion pills used in Ireland 8th Ref This post contains videos

Renua calls for No vote and questions the number of abortion pills used in Ireland

The party acknowledged abortion pills are a problem but said it does not have a specific policy to deal with them.

From TheJournal.ie Leo Varadkar: It's 'only a matter of time' before a woman dies after taking abortion pills unsupervised The Eighth

Leo Varadkar: It's 'only a matter of time' before a woman dies after taking abortion pills unsupervised

The Taoiseach told RTÉ about why he’s voting ‘Yes’.

From TheJournal.ie Pro-life group says the 'No' on Ben Bulben was 'vandalised' and removed I Will Arise And Go Now

Pro-life group says the 'No' on Ben Bulben was 'vandalised' and removed

Pictures from this morning show only remnants of the sign remaining.

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