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Abortion Law Vote Polarizes Irelandi
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July 12, 2013 9:43 PM
Lawmakers in Ireland have voted for the first time to allow abortions under certain conditions. The issue has polarized the predominantly Catholic country, as Henry Ridgwell reports for VOA from London.

Abortion Law Vote Polarizes Ireland

Published July 12, 2013

Lawmakers in Ireland have voted for the first time to allow abortions under certain conditions. The issue has polarized the predominantly Catholic country, as Henry Ridgwell reports for VOA from London.


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