Northern Ireland Law Incompatible with ECHR

The High Court in Northern Ireland has upheld Sarah Ewart’s judicial review challenge to abortion law, holding that the law is incompatible with article 8 ECHR.

Adam Straw represents Ms Ewart and Amnesty International, instructed by Darragh Mackin from Phoenix Law.

Caoilfhionn Gallagher QC instructed by Bhatt Murphy acted for the Humanists as interveners.

Media includes: BBC.