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Abortion legislation will lead to "culture of death", says bishop

The government’s plan to legislate for abortion where a woman's life is in danger will pave the way for a “liberal” abortion culture in the country, a Catholic Bishop has said.

19th December, 2012

The government’s plan to introduce legislation to deal with situations where abortion is needed to save the life of a woman will pave the way for a “liberal” abortion culture in the country, a Catholic bishop has said.

“For the very first time in Ireland it would inevitably lead to the most liberal kind of abortion,” said Bishop of Kilmore Leo O’Reilly in an interview with RTÉ’s Morning Ireland. The legislation...

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