Press release

Extreme proposal for abortion on demand should be rejected 

Life Northern Ireland is extremely disappointed by a statement by professional bodies calling for abortion on demand up to 24 weeks.  The recommendation is contained in a joint statement by The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG), the Royal College of Midwives (RCM) and the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare (FSRH).  The colleges said abortion should be available… Read more »

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Illegal abortion pills without legal sanction

Life is disappointed by the ruling at Belfast Crown Court today that a mother charged with supplying her daughter with abortion pills bought online is not guilty of any offence.  Today’s verdict flies in the face of NIO guidelines regarding abortion, updated just yesterday, which clearly state the procurement and supply of abortion pills is still a criminal offence in Northern Ireland under… Read more »

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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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