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Ireland ends abortion ban

Women celebrate the result of the referendum on liberalizing abortion law, in Dublin, Ireland, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

Women celebrate the result of the referendum on liberalizing abortion law, in Dublin, Ireland, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

Women celebrate the result of the referendum on liberalizing abortion law, in Dublin, Ireland, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
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People celebrate the result in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

People celebrate the result in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

People celebrate the result in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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People celebrate the result in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

People celebrate the result in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

People celebrate the result in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
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People celebrate the result in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

People celebrate the result in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

People celebrate the result in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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A woman checks underneath a ballot box, to make sure it has been emptied properly, as counting of the votes begins in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

A woman checks underneath a ballot box, to make sure it has been emptied properly, as counting of the votes begins in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

A woman checks underneath a ballot box, to make sure it has been emptied properly, as counting of the votes begins in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
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A girl reacts on the result in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

A girl reacts on the result in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

A girl reacts on the result in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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Ireland's Taoiseach Leo Varadkar arrives to speak to a gathering celebrating the result in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Ireland's Taoiseach Leo Varadkar arrives to speak to a gathering celebrating the result in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Ireland's Taoiseach Leo Varadkar arrives to speak to a gathering celebrating the result in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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People celebrate the result in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

People celebrate the result in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

People celebrate the result in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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Activists react at the count centre as votes are tallied in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

Activists react at the count centre as votes are tallied in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

Activists react at the count centre as votes are tallied in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
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Flowers are left at the foot of a new mural of Savita Halappanavar put up on the day of the referendum in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

Flowers are left at the foot of a new mural of Savita Halappanavar put up on the day of the referendum in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

Flowers are left at the foot of a new mural of Savita Halappanavar put up on the day of the referendum in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
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An activists chats to an electoral worker at the count centre in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

An activists chats to an electoral worker at the count centre in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

An activists chats to an electoral worker at the count centre in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
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Nuns prepare to cast their ballots in Dublin. REUTERS/Alex Fraser

Nuns prepare to cast their ballots in Dublin. REUTERS/Alex Fraser

Nuns prepare to cast their ballots in Dublin. REUTERS/Alex Fraser
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A woman arrives to vote carrying a baby in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

A woman arrives to vote carrying a baby in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

A woman arrives to vote carrying a baby in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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Ireland's Taoiseach Leo Varadkar casts his ballot in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Ireland's Taoiseach Leo Varadkar casts his ballot in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Ireland's Taoiseach Leo Varadkar casts his ballot in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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A woman holds a placard in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

A woman holds a placard in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

A woman holds a placard in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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Protesters hold up banners to persuade voters in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Protesters hold up banners to persuade voters in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Protesters hold up banners to persuade voters in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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A woman holds stickers in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

A woman holds stickers in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

A woman holds stickers in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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Lorraine Curtin with her son Cillian Curtin, age 5 months, and Petrina Conmee arrive at Dublin airport from Portugal, having travelled especially to vote in the referendum, in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

Lorraine Curtin with her son Cillian Curtin, age 5 months, and Petrina Conmee arrive at Dublin airport from Portugal, having travelled especially to vote in the referendum, in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

Lorraine Curtin with her son Cillian Curtin, age 5 months, and Petrina Conmee arrive at Dublin airport from Portugal, having travelled especially to vote in the referendum, in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
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A woman casts her vote with her daughter in a polling station in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

A woman casts her vote with her daughter in a polling station in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

A woman casts her vote with her daughter in a polling station in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
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A woman carries her baby as she arrives to vote in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

A woman carries her baby as she arrives to vote in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

A woman carries her baby as she arrives to vote in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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Women carry campaign placards in favour as they walk past a campaign poster against the repeal and a sign to a polling station on voting day in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

Women carry campaign placards in favour as they walk past a campaign poster against the repeal and a sign to a polling station on voting day in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

Women carry campaign placards in favour as they walk past a campaign poster against the repeal and a sign to a polling station on voting day in Dublin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
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A pregnant woman arrives to vote in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

A pregnant woman arrives to vote in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

A pregnant woman arrives to vote in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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Garda Alan Gallagher and Presiding Officer Carmel McBride carry a polling box, used a day early by the few people that live off the coast of Donegal on the island of Inishbofin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

Garda Alan Gallagher and Presiding Officer Carmel McBride carry a polling box, used a day early by the few people that live off the coast of Donegal on the island of Inishbofin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

Garda Alan Gallagher and Presiding Officer Carmel McBride carry a polling box, used a day early by the few people that live off the coast of Donegal on the island of Inishbofin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
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Colleen Ni Fhearraigh holds Saoirse Ui Fhroruisce as she casts her vote on Gola Island. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Colleen Ni Fhearraigh holds Saoirse Ui Fhroruisce as she casts her vote on Gola Island. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Colleen Ni Fhearraigh holds Saoirse Ui Fhroruisce as she casts her vote on Gola Island. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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Presiding Officer Carmel McBride and Garda Alan Gallagher carry the polling box a day early onto the Donegal coastal island of Inishbofin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

Presiding Officer Carmel McBride and Garda Alan Gallagher carry the polling box a day early onto the Donegal coastal island of Inishbofin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

Presiding Officer Carmel McBride and Garda Alan Gallagher carry the polling box a day early onto the Donegal coastal island of Inishbofin. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
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Garda Pat Mcllroy chats to voter Jimmy Sweeney as he waits to cast his vote on Gola Island. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Garda Pat Mcllroy chats to voter Jimmy Sweeney as he waits to cast his vote on Gola Island. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Garda Pat Mcllroy chats to voter Jimmy Sweeney as he waits to cast his vote on Gola Island. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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A woman carries a placard in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

A woman carries a placard in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi

A woman carries a placard in Dublin. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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