Abortion to be legalised as politicians fail the people of Northern Ireland

Life Northern Ireland is deeply disappointed that abortion will be legalised at midnight due to the failure of politicians to reconvene the Northern Ireland Executive and Assembly.  In July, the Westminster Parliament forced through an amendment to the Northern Ireland Executive Formation Act, paving the way for the legalisation of abortion if the Executive and Assembly are not convened by… Read more »

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Northern Ireland News Update

How does Monday’s recall of Stormont affect the proposed legalisation of abortion in Northern Ireland? MLAs will meet at Stormont on Monday 21 October after a recall petition garnered the 30 signatures necessary to demand a meeting of the Assembly. A fully functioning devolved government, which can legislate on major issues such as Westminster’s proposed… Read more »

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