UK Government vote on NI abortion regulations put on hold
May 08 2020
The UK Government’s vote on controversial abortion regulations in Northern Ireland has been put on hold.
However, the regulations put forward by Secretary of State Brandon Lewis at the end of March continue to apply.
Stormont to be recalled after abortion petition
17 October 2019
Assembly members are set to return to the Stormont chamber for the first time in nearly three years after 31 members signed a petition triggering a recall.
The move was proposed in a last-ditch attempt to stop the reform of Northern Ireland's abortion law.
BBC defiant at giving voice to anti-abortion activist on Nolan
By Claire McNeilly
October 27 2017
The BBC has defended inviting a controversial anti-abortion activist on to one of its most popular TV shows.
Susan Anne White, who has been heavily criticised in the past for her views on homosexuality, abortion and feminism, appeared on Wednesday night's Nolan Live.
She was discussing news that women in Northern Ireland will be permitted to travel to the UK for abortions.
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