There's been differing reactions to Micheál Martin's support for repealing the 8th amendment.
The Fianna Fáil leader said he's in favour of allowing abortion without restriction for up to 12 weeks.
Pro-repeal campaigners across the political divide have welcomed the announcement.
Iona Institute Director David Quinn though says Martin was never really pro-choice and the 8th amendment needs to be kept:
File image: Michael Martin, Arbour Hill Commemoration, 2017. RollingNews.