This is the first in a series of 3 posts about talks on abortion law given by three professional and well respected academics in January 2017. The arguments laid out here have important implications for our Campaign for Abortion Law Modernisation in the Isle of Man
Dr Kathryn McNeilly’s talk on abortion and human rights.
The video is twenty minutes long so if you don’t have time to watch it all the way through, we’ve reproduced the text at the bottom of this page.
In upcoming posts we will cover two other videos from other leading authorities who also addressed the Northern Ireland Assembly at the recent ‘Beyond Article 8’ conference.
Northern Ireland has the most restrictive abortion laws in the UK and if you’d like to express your support for pro-choice campaign the Alliance For Choice, its website is allianceforchoiceni.org
If you’d prefer to read the document, here it is: