Pro-Life Amendment Campaign [.] Information sheet No.1 :

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Pro-Life Amendment Campaign.
Bibliographic Details
Main Creator: Pro-Life Amendment Campaign
Summary:Pro-life leaflet issued in 1983 by the Pro-Life Amendment Campaign (featuring an illustration of the face of a small child printed on front of leaflet) and addressing the argument under a number of headings - 'The Legal Argument', 'The Fundamental Right to Life', 'Abortion in Special Cases?' and a conclusion. The Chairman of the organisation at this time is listed as Dr. Julia Vaughan, MB, MRCOG [a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist]. A vote for the Eighth Amendment of the Constitution of Ireland which introduced a constitutional ban on abortion by recognising the right to life of an unborn child was effected by the Eighth Amendment of the Constitution Act in 1983, [approved by referendum on 7 September 1983] and was signed into law on the 7 October of the same year.
Format: Book
Published / Created: [Dublin] : Pro-Life Amendment Campaign, 21 Merrion Square [n.d., 1983].
Notes:This item is held in the Department of Ephemera.

Physical description: 1 sheet (folded into [3] pp.) : b&w ill., 20.7 x 9.8 cm..

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EPH B924
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