Frances Fitzgerald (top) and Jan O’Sullivan (above)
“Obviously I would be concerned and people reading the accounts will be concerned for the woman and the baby involved. Clearly we passed legislation earlier in the year and will continue to monitor legislation and see how it is being implemented.”
Frances Fitzgerald, Justice Minister
“It’s very difficult case and everyone is concerned for the woman the baby…this is best possible legislation that could be introduced. It isn’t possible to deal with broader issues under terms of constitution and realistically, there isn’t going to be referendum in the lifetime of the Government”.
Jan O’Sullivan, Education Minister
(Leon Farrell, Laura Hutton/Photocall ireland)