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wn.com - 23 days ago

Northern Ireland prepares for momentous abortion, same-sex marriage changes

By Amanda Ferguson BELFAST, (Reuters) - Campaigners who fought for decades to end Northern Ireland s same sex-marriage ban and restrictions on abortion prepare on Monday for a momentous change to the laws on both at the stroke of midnight. Northern Ireland is the only part of the United Kingdom that does not allow same-sex marriage. Also, unlike England, Scotland and Wales, laws in Northern Ireland forbid abortion except where a mother s life is at risk, bans that have been upheld by the...


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