Lord Morrow rejected criticism of his bill, saying it would be law by the middle of 2015
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Trafficking Bill: MLAs vote to make paying for sex a crime

The Northern Ireland Assembly has voted by 81 to 10 in favour of making it a crime to pay for sex.

MLAs spent several hours on Monday debating the measures, which formed part of a private member's bill on human trafficking and exploitation.

At Stormont, Lord Morrow rejected criticism of his bill, saying it would be law by the middle of 2015.

BBC Newsline's Mark Simpson reports.

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