Barra McCrory
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Assisting lawful abortion in England 'not a crime', says DPP

The Director of Public Prosecutions in Northern Ireland has said there "is no criminal offence if someone assists a woman in going to England for a lawful abortion".

Barra McGrory made the comments after the BBC was told draft abortion guidelines had caused a "mood of fear" among medical staff.

He was speaking on BBC Radio Ulster's Stephen Nolan show.

  • 17 Oct 2013
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