Tag: Northern Ireland

Anti-abortion demonstrators held a rally outside the Supreme Court in London on June 7

UK Supreme Court Rejects Legal Challenge to Northern Ireland Abortion Laws

LONDON (AP) – Britain’s Supreme Court on Thursday criticized Northern Ireland’s strict anti-abortion laws but dismissed a legal challenge. A majority of the court decided that the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission, which initiated the case, did not have the

James Brokenshire

No Deal in Sight to Break Northern Ireland Political Impasse

LONDON (AP) — The leaders of Northern Ireland’s main political parties said Tuesday that they have not reached a deal to restore the collapsed Catholic-Protestant power-sharing government — and there is unlikely to be agreement before the fall.