An Abortion Rights Campaign postcard sent to members of the Oireachtas earlier this year. The Abortion Rights Campaign, supported by the US-based Catholics for Choice, today urged the Government to repeal the 1983 anti-abortion amendment and introduce “workable” abortion laws. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

The campaign for “free, safe and legal” access to abortions in Ireland takes to the streets tomorrow as part of a global day of action.The Abortion Ri(...)

Orlaith de Paor and Liz White from Bray during a pro-choice rally   the Dáil last December. Photograph: Alan Betson

Tomorrow, the Oireachtas health committee will begin hearing submissions from legal and medical experts on the Protection of Life During Pregna(...)

Groups on both side of the abortion debate have expressed their concerns over the Heads of the Bill for the Protection of Life During Pregnancy. Photographs: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Groups on both side of the abortion debate have expressed their concerns over the Heads of the Bill for the Protection of Life During Pregnancy(...)