On air now

Overnight

1 AM-7 AM

Micheal Martin Criticised Over...

News

Micheal Martin Criticised Over Down's Syndrome Abortion Remarks

Share this article


The Fianna Fáil leader has been criticised over remarks he made about abortion and Down Syndrome.

Micheal Martin told the Guardian newspaper that it was a 'bogus argument' to claim that terminations for up to 12 weeks would lead to babies with Down’s syndrome being aborted.

He also expressed concern over the use of images of people with Down syndrome during the referendum campaign.

However Micheal O'Dowd of the new group Disability Voices for Life says the Fianna Fail leader has 'crossed a line':

Micheal Martin Criticised Over Down's Syndrome Abortion Remarks

00:00:00 / 00:00:00

 

 


Share this article


Read more about

News

You might like

Live: Title

Now playing

00:00:00 / 00:00:00
Added to queue
Removed from queue

On Air

Share

Share

Up next

Episode title
Show
Duration

You currently have no podcasts in your queue.

Go to podcasts

On Air

Overnight

Overnight

1 AM-7 AM

Share

Up next

The Last Word with Matt Cooper

The Last Word with Matt Cooper

7 AM-8 AM

Share

Weekend Breakfast with Alison...

Weekend Breakfast with Alison Curtis

8 AM-11 AM

Share

Mario's Sunday Roast

Mario's Sunday Roast

11 AM-1 PM

Share

The Phil Cawley Show

The Phil Cawley Show

1 PM-4 PM

Share

Sundays with Declan Pierce

Sundays with Declan Pierce

4 PM-7 PM

Share

Ed's Songs of Praise

Ed's Songs of Praise

7 PM-10 PM

Share

The Beat Goes on with Kelly-An...

The Beat Goes on with Kelly-Anne Byrne

10 PM-1 AM

Share

Overnight

Overnight

12 AM-5 AM

Share

00:00:00 / 00:00:00

Share on