‘Yes’ campaigners celebrate the official result of the Irish abortion referendum. Photo: AFP

After Ireland votes for abortion, ‘Yes’ campaigners celebrate but staunch Catholics are left dismayed by anti-church vote

The referendum vote ended a harsh anti-abortion regime enacted in 1983 that required doctors to regard the rights of a fetus, from the moment of conception, as equal to the rights of the mother

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‘Yes’ campaigners celebrate the official result of the Irish abortion referendum. Photo: AFP
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