Support surges on eve of vote to lift abortion ban in Ireland

Bravo, Mr. Rowen!

Government accused of using abortion pills issue to win referendum votes

In one week's time people in the Republic of Ireland will vote on whether they want to make changes to the country's strict abortion laws.

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"The minister must stop cynically using the issue of abortion pills, which are a problem in the United Kingdom where abortion is available, to argue for the repeal of the Eighth Amendment". Abortions have been allowed in cases where the mother's life is in danger since 2013 and now the penalty for accessing an illegal abortion is up to 14 years in prison.

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Some Students' Unions have faced criticism for selectively funding students who intend to vote Yes, to repeal the Eight Amendment (pro-choice). Removing it (which is what's being proposed) will literally pave the way for abortion on demand. It is the latest response to global concern about social media's role in influencing political campaigns, from the USA presidential race to Brexit. "Because of the complete lack of any regulation on social media campaigning in Ireland, somebody at the moment can throw any amount of money, from anywhere in the world, with any message and there's nothing anybody can do about it", AP quoted lawmaker James Lawless, technology spokesman for the opposition Fianna Fail party, as saying. It guarantees the right to life to an expectant mother and her unborn child.

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