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Forced abortion returns: Judge orders abortion on woman with learning disability

14th Oct 2019
Naomi Marsden

A judge has ruled that a woman with learning difficulties must have an abortion, after her GP discovered she was 12 weeks pregnant.

baby and mother's hand

DoJ Officials admit new abortion regime will lead to obvious difficulties

10th Oct 2019
James Mildred

In documents given to CARE NI, senior officials in the Department of Justice in Northern Ireland have admitted that the five-month absence of a regulatory framework governing abortion from 22 October to 31 March will lead to “obvious difficulties” fo

20,000 people outside Stormont

Majority in NI oppose new abortion laws, according to new survey

10th Oct 2019
James Mildred

A majority of people in Northern Ireland are opposed to the planned changes to abortion law which could come into force from 22 October.

blonde woman crying into hands

More support for modern slavery victims benefits everyone, Peers tells Govt

9th Oct 2019
James Mildred

Increasing the guaranteed support for modern slavery victims benefits everyone, according to a prominent Peer in the House of Lords.

picture of a Marie Stopes clinic

MP calls for Govt to stop all funding for major abortion provider

8th Oct 2019
James Mildred

The Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Pro-Life Issues has called on the Government to stop all international development funding to Marie Stopes International (MSI).  

ultrasound of baby in the womb on a computer screen

New abortion guidelines show just how bad NI's new abortion law will be

8th Oct 2019
Mark Baillie

Last night the Northern Ireland Office published new guidelines for healthcare professionals with regard to the new abortion legislation which will be imposed on NI on October 22 if the NI Executive is not restored by then.