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Ireland’s abortion regime ‘damages mental health’ – Irish Times


Irish Times

Ireland's abortion regime 'damages mental health'
Irish Times
Ireland's restrictive abortion regime is damaging the mental health of all Irish citizens, not just pregnant women, the Oireachtas Committee on the Eighth Amendment heard on Wednesday. Consultant psychiatrist and professor of clinical psychiatry
McGrath calls Eighth Amendment committee a 'charade', walks outRTE.ie
Campaigners question whether there should be time limit for some abortionsIndependent.ie

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Jane Doe Wants an Abortion but the Government Is Hell Bent on Stopping Her – ACLU (blog)


ACLU (blog)

Jane Doe Wants an Abortion but the Government Is Hell Bent on Stopping Her
ACLU (blog)
The federal government has a new policy that allows it to veto an unaccompanied minors' abortion decision, and government officials are doing everything imaginable to prevent Ms. Doe from accessing abortion. They have instructed the shelter where Jane
A Judge Just Ordered The Trump Administration To Allow An Undocumented Teen To Get An AbortionBuzzFeed News
US judge orders Trump administration to allow abortion for undocumented teenWashington Post
Trump official halts abortions among undocumented, pregnant teensPolitico
SFGate –DocumentCloud
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GOP Rep. Tim Murphy resigns after reports he asked mistress to get abortion – Fox News


Fox News

GOP Rep. Tim Murphy resigns after reports he asked mistress to get abortion
Fox News
House Speaker Paul Ryan said he received Murphy's resignation letter Thursday afternoon. “It was Dr. Murphy's decision to move on to the next chapter of his life, and I support it,” Ryan said. “We thank him for his many years of tireless work on mental
Rep. Tim Murphy, popular with pro-life movement, urged abortion in affair, texts suggestPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Congressman Tim Murphy issues statement on extramarital affair | Pittsburgh Post-GazettePittsburgh Post-Gazette
Rep. Tim Murphy announces he will not seek re-electionPittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Nearly Half of Abortions Around the World Are Unsafe – TIME


TIME

Nearly Half of Abortions Around the World Are Unsafe
TIME
About half of all abortions that take place around the world are considered unsafe, a new report reveals. Every year, an estimated 55.7 million abortions are performed worldwide. Among those, 25.5 million are not considered safe, according to a new
Health | Society | The GuardianThe Guardian
Worldwide, an estimated 25 million unsafe abortions occur each yearWorld Health Organization
About the Guttmacher InstituteGuttmacher Institute
The Lancet –CBS News
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Irish teenager seeking abortion ‘detained in psychiatric unit’ – The Independent


The Independent

Irish teenager seeking abortion 'detained in psychiatric unit'
The Independent
Abortion is a criminal offence under the Irish constitution, even if the pregnancy is caused by rape, or if the foetus cannot survive outside the womb. It is only considered if the woman's life is in immediate danger. An abortion could therefore have
Abortion: NI women not entitled to NHS terminations in EnglandBBC News
UN highlights the shame of Ireland's harsh abortion lawsAmnesty International

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