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Restore Travel Rights for Woman With Down Syndrome! Please Sign!

Health & Wellness  (tags: down sydrome, woman, Ireland, America, family, passport denied, sadness )

- 1960 days ago -
Pauline Conboy is a 46-year-old Irish woman with Down syndrome who has been stripped of her passport and right to travel because of her disability. Despite having traveled internationally in the past, Conboy's passport was seized after a report was filed,

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Barb K (1688)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 9:56 am
This irritates me to no end!! She was fine to fly last year but not this year!!

Nicole W (646)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 10:01 am
signed and shared, thank you Barb

Carol H (229)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 11:05 am
we have lost our minds!!! give her the passport back!!!

Carol H (229)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 11:06 am
signed and shared too!

Emma S (239)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 12:25 pm
Already signed - thanks, Barb!

Erin R (181)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 12:57 pm
n & s
Thank you, Barb!

Pat B (356)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 2:14 pm
Already signed, thank you, Barb for this.

. (0)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 3:30 pm
just pathetic- shame on Ireland

Alice C (1797)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 3:38 pm
signed and shared

Barbara K (60)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 3:44 pm
S & N, thanks Sweetie, hope it works.

Sheryl G (360)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 4:46 pm
Your signature has been recorded.

Aletta Kraan (146)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 6:28 pm
Recently there was an article about a boy with down syndrom who owned a restaurant , he did just fine , if she ha ;traveled before there is no reason why she has to be denied .

. (1)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 7:35 pm
Noted and signed. Thanks Barb.

Evelyn B (79)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 9:36 pm
Noted and Signed Tks. Barb....

Arthur S (88)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 11:07 pm

Carol Dreeszen (346)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 11:38 pm
Thanks Barb!!

Robert O (12)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 11:46 pm
Thanks Barb.

Debbie Crowe (87)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 12:39 am
Petition signed and shared!

For Pete's sake - let her have har passport and go where she wants to!!

Past Member (0)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 4:02 am
Dear Barb . I couldn't reach this site , error found . Thanks .

. (0)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 6:42 am
Signed and Noted.

Lydia Weissmuller Price (181)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 7:15 am
Signed and shared, thank you.

Esther Z (94)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 7:28 am
Noted and signed. Thanks, BarbCat!

DORIS L (61)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 7:52 am
Signed...thanks Barb.

Elizabeth M (31)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 9:33 am
Signed & Noted Barb, thanks

James Merit (144)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 10:52 am
Unacceptable!! S, s & n, thank you Barb!!

Ginger Geronimo (438)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 11:44 am
It seems that alot of the world has freaking lost it's mind lately.

Natalie V (27)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 1:54 pm
noted & signed

Barb K (1688)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 2:13 pm
One thing about the forcechange petitions is that you don't know what the outcome is. Wish I knew how to get updates. Thanks for signing/commenting everyone!! God Bless xx

Elizabeth M (65)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 2:28 pm
Thank you for posting BarbCat. This woman should not be denied a passport to fly wherever she wants. Her passport was ok last year.!!! I read the same article that Aletta mentioned about the boy who has down syndrome and now owns his own restaurant and is doing great.

Heidi Aubrey (16)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 5:34 pm
Thanks. Signed and noted.

Wednesday February 6, 2013, 9:17 pm
Signed & Noted. Thanks BarbCat. This is just pure and simply wrong.

Veronica C (22)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 9:42 pm
Makes no sense.

Ali Murphy (1)
Thursday February 7, 2013, 12:22 am
Signed n shared

paul m (93)
Thursday February 7, 2013, 3:29 am


Danny M (83)
Thursday February 7, 2013, 5:46 am
Gladly signed. Thank you Barb!

Lindsay K (6)
Thursday February 7, 2013, 8:38 am
Unless there are reasons we don't know about which might carry some weight, this sounds very shocking. Even if there are reasons, the person concerned, or person responsible for them should be told what they are.

mar l ene dinkins (264)
Thursday February 7, 2013, 1:22 pm
notato E` firmato grazie!!!!!

David C (129)
Friday February 8, 2013, 1:55 pm
signed, thanks, great idea......

Saturday February 9, 2013, 10:55 am
Thank you, Barb...♥

penny C (83)
Sunday February 10, 2013, 11:19 am
Gladly signed,thanks Barb.

Evelyn M (38)
Sunday February 10, 2013, 6:21 pm
So sad that something like this can happen. The world just keeps getting crazier and crazier!

Bianca D (87)
Thursday February 14, 2013, 6:12 am
Thanks Barb. Tis is wrong on so many levels...

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Animae C (514)
Saturday February 23, 2013, 4:34 pm
Grrrr...... SIGNED

Frans Badenhorst (582)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 12:43 am
like so many things...this does NOT make sense to me at all???? noted & signed (Your signature has been recorded. Please tell your friends:) - and also, I don't think we will EVER learn LOVE towards each would be great if we did though, don't you think? - this earth will be paradise.... (sigh)

Mary W. (0)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 2:09 pm
This certainly does not make any sense to me either. Is this poor lady in Northern or Southern Ireland as that could make a difference. Northern Ireland comes under the United Kingdom and therefore there should be no reason to withhold this poor lady's passport without revealing full reasons for doing so. if she is in Southern Ireland then they seem to have different rules and might be one of the reasons!
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