Open letter to Baroness Thornton

Dear Baroness Thornton,

I am writing this open letter regarding your question in the House of Lords on September 5, about the legality of Misoprostol in Northern Ireland. In your question you asked the government, “what representations they are making to authorities in Northern Ireland to make the use of Misoprostol legal as is already the case in England, Scotland and Wales.”

I was particularly concerned with your subsequent comments and follow up question. In your comments you stated the restriction on abortion provision here “… completely disappointing, particularly for the women of Northern Ireland….(who)… are forced online to purchase…

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