Sex workers have left their evidence in the Commons library. Decriminalisation makes them safer.
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MPs have voted today in favour of compelling the UK Government to make same-sex marriage legal in Northern Ireland, to decriminalise abortion, and to make provision for legal abortion in the cases of sexual crime and foetal abnormality. Humanists UK lobbied MPs in favour of both amendments and has welcomed the votes as a potentially landmark moment in bringing about same-sex marriage and abortion in Northern Ireland.
The British Humanist Association (BHA) is supporting a demonstration tomorrow (14/02) against the political privileges of religious institutions in Europe, and particularly the undue influence of the Vatican in Italian politics and across the EU.
Humanists UK welcomes Government move to fund abortion for Northern Irish women on the NHS in England
"We are delighted that the Government has finally moved to end the injustice of charging women in Northern Ireland for a medical procedure freely available to women in the rest of the UK"
The British Humanist Association (BHA) has condemned the Pope's criticisms of the UK's equality laws.