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(L-R)  Katherine Zappone,  Leo Varadkar and Simon Harris following the Cabinet debate on the Eighth Amendment referendum. Photograph: The Irish Times

(L-R) Katherine Zappone, Leo Varadkar and Simon Harris following the Cabinet debate on the Eighth Amendment referendum. Photograph: The Irish Times

The matter of the Eighth Amendment continued to dominate the political agenda this week.

The Cabinet, obviously, made a number of key decisions this week and agreed the holding of a referendum.

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