Irish voters only repudiated an abortion banning. But there was a hour when they couldn’t buy contraception

( CNN) Three decades ago, Ireland was a very different place. Divorce was illegal, as was same-sex matrimony. Abortion, already illegal in practice, was constitutionally banned in a 1983 referendum -- known as the Eighth Amendment."If you look at 1983, when the anti-abortion clause was put into the constitution, to…