Press release

Support protection for pregnant women and new mothers

Life welcomes and urges Government support for a bill tabled yesterday by Maria Miller, MP seeking to protect women who are pregnant or on maternity leave from being discriminated against by employers. Ms Miller’s 10-minute-rule bill, the Pregnancy and Maternity (Redundancy Protection) Bill seeks to prohibit employers from making women redundant from the time they are pregnant… Read more »

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Westminster endorses extreme abortion regulations for Northern Ireland

  Life is overwhelmingly saddened at today’s vote in Westminster, endorsing extreme abortion regulations for Northern Ireland; despite it being rejected by Stormont earlier in the month. Today the House of Commons passed the abortion regulations by 253 to 136. This is despite 79% of respondents to the NI consultation responding in favour to no… Read more »

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