Abortion row looms in Meath East by-election campaign

The daughter of the late Shane McEntee has declined to support a provision for suicide in the X case legislation until she sees the wording of the government's own bill.

10th March, 2013

The daughter of the late Fine Gael junior minister Shane McEntee has declined to support a provision for suicide in the X case legislation until she sees the wording of the government's abortion legislation.

Helen McEntee is contesting the Meath East seat of her father, who died tragically in December. She declined to express support for a bill that included the threat of suicide as a grounds for abortion - as contained in the Supreme...

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