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  A Pro-Choice supporter holds placards in front of the gates of the Irish Parliament building in Dublin on July 10, 2013 ahead of a vote to introduce abortion in limited cases where the mother's life is at risk. The bill follows a 2010 European Court of Human Rights ruling that found Ireland failed to implement properly the constitutional right to abortion where a woman's life is at risk. AFP PHOTO / PETER MUHLY (Photo credit should read PETER MUHLY/AFP/Getty Images)
  A Pro-Choice supporter holds placards in front of the gates of the Irish Parliament building in Dublin on July 10, 2013 ahead of a vote to introduce abortion in limited cases where the mother's life is at risk. The bill follows a 2010 European Court of Human Rights ruling that found Ireland failed to implement properly the constitutional right to abortion where a woman's life is at risk. AFP PHOTO / PETER MUHLY (Photo credit should read PETER MUHLY/AFP/Getty Images)

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Ireland abortion bill vote

Lawmakers vote on a bill that would permit a woman to end a pregnancy if it places her life at risk.

Ireland abortion bill vote

Lawmakers vote on a bill that would permit a woman to end a pregnancy if it places her life at risk.