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Fianna Fáil Backs Pro-Life Amendment

Posted To Irish News | 22/04/2015

Fianna Fáil has announced that it favours the retention of Ireland’s constitutional protection of the unborn. Family & Life welcomes this announcement and commends Fianna Fáil for adopting a principled position on the issue.   Dara Calleary, the party’s TD for Mayo said it is the party's policy to maintain the Eighth Amendment (Article 40.3.3 of the Constitution), which acknowledges the right to life of the unborn and the equal right to life of the mother.  

HSE Seeks to Halt Critical Report on Portlaoise Maternity Unit

Posted To Irish News | 31/03/2015

A draft report into baby deaths at a midlands hospital makes more than 250 “adverse findings or inferences” affecting senior figures in the Health Service Executive, the Department of H...

Call for 11-year-olds to be Taught about Rape and Sexual Consent

Posted To Irish News | 31/03/2015

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre wants children as young as 11 to be taught the difference between rape and consensual sex. It also says youngsters should be encouraged to discuss pornography with the...

Christian Bakers in Court Over Principles

Posted To Irish News | 01/04/2015

Judgement has been reserved in the legal action against a Northern Ireland bakery which refused to make a cake bearing a pro-gay marriage slogan. Northern Ireland’s Equality Commission is tak...

Teachers' Union Targets School Ethos Protections

Posted To Irish News | 10/04/2015

Ireland’s largest teachers’ union is pressing for the repeal of a law that allows denominational schools to protect their ethos.  Section 37 of the Employment Equality Act allows r...

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