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Latest items for Ireland

Oct. 17, 2017, 7:36 a.m.
Countries: Chad, Guatemala, Ireland, Malawi
Variables: AOM-LAW-1, RISW-PRACTICE-1

"In 2015, four countries raised the age of marriage to 18: Chad, Guatemala, Ireland, and Malawi" (para 3).
Sept. 25, 2017, 8:22 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-6

2.0
Sept. 20, 2017, 5:01 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: ABO-LAW-1

"Ireland’s abortion laws subjected a woman to cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment, according to a landmark decision from the United Nations Human Rights Committee. This ground-breaking ruling marks the first time that, in response to an individual complaint, an international human rights court or committee has recognized that by criminalizing abortion a state has violated a woman’s human rights. A detailed overview of the Committee's decision is available in this fact sheet.The U.N. committee ruled in favor of Amanda Mellet, who was denied access to an abortion in Ireland in 2011 after learning her pregnancy involved a fatal fetal impairment and found the prospect of continuing her pregnancy unbearable. The ...more
Sept. 20, 2017, 5:01 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: NGOFW-DATA-1

"In November 2013, the Center for Reproductive Rights filed a complaint on behalf of Amanda Mellet before the United Nations Human Rights Committee, arguing that Ireland’s restrictive abortion laws violated her basic human rights by subjecting her to severe mental suffering and anguish"(para 3)
Sept. 20, 2017, 5:01 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: ABO-PRACTICE-1

"In 2011, Amanda Mellet learned during the course of her pregnancy that the fetus had a fatal fetal impairment. She knew she could not continue with the pregnancy and asked her doctors for an abortion. However because Ireland outlaws abortion in almost all circumstances, she was forced to travel to the United Kingdom to end the pregnancy"(para 4)."Because of Ireland’s restrictive abortion laws, every year approximately 4,000 pregnant women travel to access abortion services in a foreign country"(para 7)
Sept. 20, 2017, 5:01 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: ABO-DATA-1

"Because of Ireland’s restrictive abortion laws, every year approximately 4,000 pregnant women travel to access abortion services in a foreign country"(para 7)
Sept. 20, 2017, 5:01 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: MISA-PRACTICE-1

"The U.N. committee ruled in favor of Amanda Mellet, who was denied access to an abortion in Ireland in 2011 after learning her pregnancy involved a fatal fetal impairment and found the prospect of continuing her pregnancy unbearable. The committee held that the Irish government must take measures to redress the harm Ms. Mellet suffered and reform its laws to ensure other women do not continue to face similar violations, as well as i instructs the government to guarantee effective, timely and accessible procedures for abortion in Ireland"(para 2)."In November 2013, the Center for Reproductive Rights filed a complaint on behalf of Amanda Mellet before the United Nations Human Rights ...more
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-4

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: MARR-SCALE-3

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: MARR-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

3.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: ATC-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: ATC-SCALE-2

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: CONST-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-5

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: TRAFF-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-3

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: IIP-SCALE-1

1.0