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Ireland’s bishops call for conscientious object clauses in draft abortion law

October 08, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: “No provision is made for pharmacists to opt out on the grounds of conscientious objection,” the bishops said in a statement. In addition, while “the draft legislation provides for doctors and nurses to opt out of providing abortion,” it “requires that, in such cases, they refer the patient to a colleague who will perform the procedure.”

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