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Ireland weighs repealing abortion ban in a landmark referendum

Activists on both sides of the abortion debate have held rallies in Ireland ahead of the May 25 vote

ON MAY 25, THE REPUBLIC OF IRELAND will vote in a landmark referendum on the eighth amendment of the country’s constitution, which effectively outlaws abortion. Prime Minister Leo Varadkar, 39, announced the referendum

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