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I would like to personally thank everyone who showed support for Repeal
over the Electric Picnic weekend!
I myself volunteered with more than
20 others on behalf of Amnesty International and we received over 11,000
signatures (final count) in support of the 'It's Time. Repeal the 8th"
Even outside of volunteering hours, there was a very strong presence of
This was particularly evident at the Amnesty Hour
event held in the Leviathon on Saturday
with Colm O'Gorman, Roisin Ingle, Tara Flynn and Lynn Ruane, at which
supporters filled the tent to the brim!
If anything, this weekend truly
showed the demand for a referendum to Repeal the 8th Amendment, and to
introduce Human Rights compliant legislation to allow women to have an
abortion for any reason they may need, as early as possible and as late
as necessary, in their own country.
Is mise le meas,