UK MPS BACK SAME-SEX MARRIAGE AND ABORTION MOVES FOR NORTHEN IRELAND

UK MPS VOTE RESOUNDINGLY TO EXTEND SAME-SEX MARRIAGE AND LIBERALISE ABORTION IN NORTHERN IRELAND

LGBT PEOPLE IN NORTHERN IRELAND WILL BE WAKING UP A LITTLE MORE EQUAL TOMORROW, THE GROUP SAID.

"LGBT people in Northern Ireland will be waking up a little more equal tomorrow," the group said.
Love Equality Northern Ireland, a group which had long campaigned in favour of the new legislation, took to Twitter to praise the outcome of today's vote.
Northern Ireland executive deadlock Northern Ireland has been without a devolved executive for over two years since Irish nationalists Sinn Fein withdrew from the compulsory power-sharing government with the pro-British DUP.

The UK parliament on Tuesday backed amendments that would compel the government to extend same-sex marriage to Northern Ireland and liberalise abortion if the country is unable to re-establish its own devolved government by...

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