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Proposed abortion legislation will 'roll back what the Irish people voted for' warn Galway Pro Choice
While the Eight Amendment has now been removed from the Constitution, the current draft legislation to provide for termination of pregnancies in the State, is "not capable of guaranteeing universal access to abortion services", according to Galway Pro Choice.
Tomorrow Friday (May 25) the Irish people will vote in the mosti mportant referendum in a generation.
Abortion can be a very difficult issue to discuss, and we all have a responsibility to be sensitive in the language we use in this debate, so as not to add to the pain which many have experienced.
More than 100 women gave Galway addresses when accessing an abortion in the UK in 2016. At least 9 women travelled each month from Galway to the United Kingdom in order to access abortion services.
Deputy Peter Burke is encouraging prospective parents in Westmeath to sign up for Paternity Benefit.
Lecturer and researcher Dr Pauline Conroy is to deliver a talk on reproductive rights, called Abortion - Outside the Jurisdiction, in the Welcome Inn Hotel, Castlebar, tomorrow (Saturday) at 2pm.
Article 40.3.3 of the Constitution must be repealed if women in Ireland are to have proper reproductive rights, protection for their health and well-being, and the right to choose parenting, adoption, or abortion.