Abortion Laws

DUBLIN  | The Latest: ‘No going back’ for women’s rights in Ireland

DUBLIN  — The Latest on the Irish abortion referendum (all times local): 1 p.m. A leading campaigner for repealing Ireland’s constitutional ban on abortions says it’s a “monumental day for women in Ireland” after voters appeared to have overwhelmingly backed liberalizing the country’s strict abortion laws. Orla O’Connor, co-director of the Together for Yes group, … Continue reading DUBLIN  | The Latest: ‘No going back’ for women’s rights in Ireland

LONDON | Irish premier launches bid to overturn abortion restrictions

LONDON | April 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  Ireland’s premier has urged his country to show compassion as he launched a campaign to overturn some of Europe’s strictest abortion rules. Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said Saturday that Ireland’s May 25 referendum on whether to lift a constitutional ban on most abortions is an opportunity to “put compassion … Continue reading LONDON | Irish premier launches bid to overturn abortion restrictions

Senate Advances Measure with Strongest Protections for Innocent Unborn Children in Years

The Bill Will Also Help Ensure the Health and Safety of Women In Missouri JEFFERSON CITY, MO/June 15, 2017 (STL.News) — The Senate advanced a measure this week that closes loopholes in Missouri’s abortion laws and further protects First Amendment rights. During the Second Extraordinary Session of the 99th General Assembly, the Legislature was called … Continue reading Senate Advances Measure with Strongest Protections for Innocent Unborn Children in Years