Friday January 23, 2015
The High Court has struck out an action for damages brought by the widower of murdered mother of two Sylvia Roche Kelly.
Thursday January 15, 2015
The Catholic Primate of Ireland has accused Northern Ireland's Minister for Justice of attempting to exclude pro-life arguments from the consultation process on changing the abortion law.
Sunday January 11, 2015
Archbishop Eamon Martin has said that Stormont has excluded pro-life arguments in its consultation on abortion law changes.
Friday January 09, 2015
The Government has announced the terms of reference for The Commission of Investigation into Mother and Baby Homes and Certain Related Matters.
Wednesday December 24, 2014
The High Court has been told it be must be satisfied there is no real possibility of an unborn child's survival before backing any action which would bring that life to an end.
Tuesday December 23, 2014
The High Court will give its decision in the case of a brain dead woman who is 18 weeks' pregnant on St Stephen's Day.
Tuesday December 16, 2014
Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has told the Dáil that he believes Ireland's abortion laws are "too restrictive".
Thursday November 27, 2014
A complete overhaul of our child protection laws is required, according to the latest report from the state's child protection watchdog.
Thursday November 20, 2014
A case relating to alleged breaches of childcare regulations has been struck out at Dublin District Court, as the judge ruled the Child and Family Agency did not have standing to being the prosecution.
Wednesday November 12, 2014
Italy's supreme court has ruled that a baby born to a surrogate mother in Ukraine cannot be kept by the Italian couple who paid for it and must be put up for adoption, Italian media reports said.