Thursday October 15, 2020
Today is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day. Thousands of families across the nation will light candles for babies who were born dead, died shortly after birth, or whose births would have killed their mothers, necessitating a medical termination.
I am one of them. My daughter, Ember, died of fatal birth defects.
Goretti Horgan: Now that abortion is legal, services need to be available across the region
26 May, 2020
THE redrafted regulations governing the provision of abortion in the north of Ireland were laid at Westminster on Wednesday May 13.
These regulations have been described as "extreme". In fact, they are not at all extreme but mirror the recommendations of the Citizens' Assembly in the south in relation to the kind of abortion law that should be available.