Absence of abortion services in Leitrim and Sligo due to conscientious objections, it’s claimed

Counties Leitrim and Sligo are two of only four counties in the country where abortion services are still not available, despite the change in legislation arising from last year’s Repeal the 8th Referendum. ‘No’ campaigner, Bernie O’Hara, has dismissed claims that this is due to doctors fearing protests outside their surgeries, and insists the majority are conscientious objectors