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The Eight Amendment is a prime example of such mischief, being a pre-emptive strike by the Catholic Church fearing the growth of "liberal values" in Ireland, they sought to entrench their dogma into the Constitution even though their was no legal abortion in Ireland then anyway, or likely to happen in the near future...

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