Abortion

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Northern Ireland Assembly building day

The threat to the value of life in NI has never been greater

8th Aug 2019
James Mildred

Unless the Northern Ireland Assembly is restored by 21 October 2019, an extreme abortion regime will be introduced in Northern Ireland, after MPs and Peers backed amendments which will introduce widespread access to abortion in NI.

Picture of Northern Ireland Assembly building with number 75 printed on it

75 days to stop radical abortion laws being imposed on NI

7th Aug 2019
James Mildred

After Westminster voted to change the existing, life-affirming law on abortion in Northern Ireland, the only way of preventing the change is if the Assembly is restored.

The birth rate is now the lowest since records began: what’s behind this trend?

6th Aug 2019
Naomi Marsden

What's behind the recent trend in declining birth rates? What problems does this cause for the future of society?

Young pregnant woman looking confused at different signs with pro-abortion slogans

Six things the abortion lobby won’t tell you about decriminalisation – part two

25th Jul 2019
Naomi Marsden

What is particularly telling about this campaign lies exactly in what it won’t tell us. It is cloaked in soundbites and promises of women’s liberation, rather than an honest assessment of what this law will mean in practice and what potential disadvantages follow – for both women and for babies. 

Young pregnant woman looking confused at different signs with pro-abortion slogans

6 things the abortion lobby won’t tell you about decriminalisation – part one

24th Jul 2019
Naomi Marsden

What is particularly telling about this campaign lies exactly in what it won’t tell us. It is cloaked in soundbites and promises of women’s liberation, rather than an honest assessment of what this law will mean in practice and what potential disadvantages follow – for both women and for babies. 

Nottingham University

Nottingham pro-life group wins affiliation after legal action threat

23rd Jul 2019
James Mildred

A pro-life group at Nottingham University has been granted affiliation by the Student’s Union (SU), after an initial decision preventing the society from being affiliated was reversed.

baby lying down looking sadly at camera

Parliament votes to introduce abortion in Northern Ireland up to 28 weeks

18th Jul 2019
Naomi Marsden

Last night (Wednesday, 17 July), the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill passed through its final stages in the House of Lords and today it passed through the Commons with a majority of 328-65.

mother and baby rubbing noses

Emotional debate in House of Lords as Northern Ireland abortion Bill passes Committee Stage

16th Jul 2019
Naomi Marsden

Last night the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill passed Committee Stage in the House of Lords.

Northern Ireland Assembly Bill

19,000 sign open letter urging PM to withdraw NI Bill over abortion amendment

15th Jul 2019
James Mildred

More than 10,000 people have signed an open letter calling on the Prime Minister to prevent a new abortion law coming into force in Northern Ireland.  

baby and mum's hand

Court of Appeal judgement reveals judge did not factor in disabled woman’s feelings in forced abortion case

12th Jul 2019
Naomi Marsden

Last month, a judge in the Court of Protection ordered a forced abortion on a woman with a learning disability, who was 22 weeks pregnant.

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