Ireland should repeal abortion ban, special committee says

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Ireland should repeal abortion ban, special committee says

Committee says current regime for the termination of pregnancy in Ireland is ‘unfit for purpose.’

By Shirley S. Wang
Dec 20, 2017

An Irish legislative committee on Wednesday recommended amending the Irish constitution to repeal the clause banning abortion, in its final report.

“The current regime for the termination of pregnancy in Ireland is unfit for purpose and that constitutional reform is necessary,” the report says.

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