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Scotland Could Become ‘Sex-Tourism’ Destination

15th Feb 2017
Rachael Adams

In a landmark decision, the Republic of Ireland has followed Northern Ireland’s example by passing a law that criminalises the purchase of sex.

NI Legislation Leads the Way in Fighting Human Trafficking

15th Feb 2017
Rachael Adams

ROI passes law criminalising purchase of sex, heavily influenced by NI laws last night In a landmark decision, the Republic of Ireland has followed Northern Ireland’s example by passing a law which criminalises the purchase of sex.

New Website Equips Churches to Play a Central Role in NI Election

9th Feb 2017
Rachael Adams

CARE has launched Engage17 – a new election website in response to the snap election called in Northern Ireland. This website is packed full of key resources which will help enable people to choose who to cast their vote for on Election Day.

Government has a clear case to take action on FOBTs

31st Jan 2017
Chris Buttenshaw

New Report urges Government to act immediately to crack down on FOBTs

Current UK Tax Policy is Compounding British Fiscal Individualism Rather than Creating a Shared Society

18th Jan 2017
Rachael Adams

Urgent Need to Increase the Marriage Allowance

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Ford Must Give Public and Experts a Voice on Abortion Bill Through Consultation

6th Dec 2016
Rachael Adams

Alliance MLA David Ford has introduced a bill to the Northern Ireland Assembly today seeking to liberalise the law on abortion if the unborn child will be born with a ‘fatal foetal abnormality’ – a term which is misleading, there is no medical defini

Breakthrough in the fight to keep children safe online

1st Dec 2016
Rachael Adams

The Digital Economy Bill was ushered through to the House of Lords yesterday after the Bill received an unopposed third reading in Parliament, meaning that it’s much closer to becoming law.

Flawed petition is being used to sway NI Assembly to change Abortion Laws

22nd Nov 2016
Rachael Adams

Green Party Deputy Leader, Claire Bailey MLA today has submitted an Amnesty International petition of 45,000 signatures to the Northern Ireland Assembly. This petition calls for major changes to Northern Ireland’s abortion laws.

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CPS Failed Child Trafficking Victim

4th Nov 2016
Rachael Adams

A teenage victim of human trafficking has had her conviction overturned today.

Amnesty International Petition Debacle (NI)

18th Oct 2016
Rachael Adams

Amnesty International have delivered a petition of 45,000 signatures to the Northern Assembly calling for major changes to abortion legislation in Northern Ireland.

Pornography Highlighted as Reason Young Girls are Requesting Genital Plastic Surgery

7th Oct 2016
Rachael Adams

A ground-breaking Australian study has found that girls as young as 15 are asking their doctors for genital plastic surgery. 35 per cent of doctors have seen patients under 18 requesting female genital plastic surgery, also known as labiaplasty.

Government Ready to Take on the Gambling Industry

7th Oct 2016
Rachael Adams

The government has decided to widen its FOBT review to include gambling and betting advertisements.

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