What Is Repeal The 8th & Why Is It Important To Ireland?

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Today is a historic day in Ireland, the country is voting on if it should repeal the Eighth Amendment which would legalize abortions. Since 1861 abortion was a criminal penalty in the country. In 1983 the Eighth Amendment was made law, therefore ruling abortions as illegal unless the pregnancy proved to be a life risk for the mother. But today all of that could change. Even if you’re against abortions, the vote will be historical just based on the sheer number of people that...

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