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Ethics Body Warns About Downs Blood Test

24.05.2017

The Nuffield Council on Bioethics has recommended that a blood test which can identify unborn babies…

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Illegal Abortion Pills Seized by Customs

23.05.2017

So far, this year, Irish customs officers have seized 158 packets of drugs which could be used to cause…

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HSE Publishes Review of Maternity Complaints

23.05.2017

The Health Service Executive has published a review of 203 complaints about maternity services over a…

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Pope Francis Condemns Destruction of Human Embryos

23.05.2017

Pope Francis has told geneticists and scientists working on Huntinton’s Disease that “there is a…

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UK Poll Finds Strong Support for Abortion Restrictions

23.05.2017

A new poll shows that most people in Britain would like to see legal time limits for abortions reduced…

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Bishops Urge UK Voters to Highlight Abortion Issue

16.05.2017

Catholic Bishops in the UK have urged voters to raise the right to life with election candidates and…

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Coveney Balks at Citizens' Assembly Abortion Proposals

16.05.2017

Housing Minister Simon Coveney has said he would not support a referendum to permit abortion on demand.…

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Vatican Launches Probe into Belgian Euthanasia Scandal

16.05.2017

The Vatican has launched an investigation into a Catholic order in Belgium after it quietly approved…

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1,400 Mistakes per Week in English Maternity Hospitals

16.05.2017

An investigation by the BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire programme has found an average of more than 1,400…

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Labour Manifesto Promises to Extend Abortion Law to Northern Ireland

12.05.2017

The British Labour party plans to legalise abortion in Northern Ireland if it is successful in June’s…

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