Years after Savita Halappanavar’s death, Ireland is set for a referendum on abortion laws

Years after Savita Halappanavar’s death, Ireland is set for a referendum on abortion laws

Ireland has held a referendum on liberalising its current laws on abortion. According to reports, the referendum is now predicted to be in favour of the ‘Yes’ camp, by two-thirds. The Irish Times said that the Yes camp led by 68 percent in a poll conducted on 4,000 people. Another poll predicts a victory margin of 69 percent.