Media coverage from Labour Women Repeal the 8th Amendment policy publication

Posted on December 19, 2015

March For Choice - Labour Women and Labour Equality march in solidarity
Labour Women fully support the call to Repeal the 8th Amendment and gathered in support with Labour Equality and thousands of others for the fourth annual March For Choice, organised by the Abortion Rights Coalition.

Media coverage from Labour Women Repeal the 8th Amendment policy publication 

Her.ie December 2015

'It will allow abortion on four medically certified grounds: risk to life; risk to health; rape; and fatal foetal abnormality. The test for assessing risk to health will be that of “real and substantial risk”, a test with which doctors are familiar from existing law. A stricter test will apply for risk to health where abortion is sought beyond the first trimester. '

http://www.her.ie/news/labour-party-launches-repeal-the-eight-amendment-bill/266529

 

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