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Newly published abortion bill supported by large majority - poll

A large majority of people support the Government's proposed legislation on abortion, which was published late last night, according to a new poll.

13th June, 2013
The Bill will now be debated in the Dáil.

A large majority of people support the Government's proposed legislation on abortion, which was published late last night, according to a new poll.

The Bill is designed to legislate for the 1992 Supreme Court judgement in the X case allowing abortion where a mother's life is in danger. An Irish Times/Ipsos MRBI poll found that 75 per cent of people support the Bill, with just 14 per cent against it.

The Government published the Protection of Human...

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