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Termination of Pregnancy, Article 40.3.3, and the Law of Intended Consequences

Shane N. Glackin & Simon Mills Vol_3_Issue_3_Article_5 Much of the public debate concerning the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill 2013 (2013 Bill) has either presumed or explicitly claimed that “abortion” is never necessary to save the life of the … Continue reading

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When is a Foetus not an Unborn? Fatal Foetal Abnormalities and Article 40.3.3

Jennifer Schweppe and Eimear Spain Vol_3_Issue_3_Article_6 The inability of women carrying foetuses suffering from fatal abnormalities to access a termination in this jurisdiction has been discussed widely in the media and the political sphere in recent times. Diverging views have … Continue reading

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Abortion and the European Convention on Human Rights

Dr. Grégor Puppinck Volume 3 Issue 2 Article 7 In recent years, the European Court of Human Rights has ruled on a number of cases dealing with the issue of abortion, providing a sufficient corpus of jurisprudence which may be … Continue reading

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