Attack at Marriage Referendum Event Causes Life-Threatening Allergic Reaction
Date of incident: May 13, 2015
Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance
Attack against: Morals
Area of case: Political / Private
A 10-year-old girl suffered a severe allergic reaction after an egg attack at a "No-Campaign" event in Meath, Ireland. "Yes-Campaigners" threw objects, including eggs, at people who were expressing opposition to same-sex marriage. "No-Campaign" leader Mr. Manning said that the atmposphere created by "Yes-Campaigners" was "toxic”.