UK – Peers back NI same sex marriage and abortion reform

Peers back NI same sex marriage and abortion reform

By Gareth Gordon, BBC News NI Political Correspondent
17 July 2019

Peers have backed moves to introduce same-sex marriage and abortion reform in Northern Ireland.

The emotive debate took place in the House of Lords on Wednesday.

However, the government says there will have to be a consultation period of between eight and twelve weeks over the abortion changes.

Continued: https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-northern-ireland-49024595

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