These Explainers will provide accessible information on ethical and legal issues that arise in pregnancy and childbirth. They are aimed at members of the public and women’s health and reproductive rights advocates.

Please note the information contained in these explainers will only give general guidance as to the legal position in Ireland. It does not claim to be comprehensive or provide legal or other advice and should not be relied upon as an authoritative statement of the law. The information is current as of the date of preparation and does not necessarily reflect the present law or regulation. If you think you have a legal problem, you should obtain advice from a lawyer or adviser.

Ethics, Law and Pregnancy in Ireland Network