Published 28th January 2019

High Court in Northern Ireland to hear woman’s abortion rights case

Sarah Ewart was denied an abortion in Northern Ireland when she suffered a fatal foetal abnormality in pregnancy. Her judicial review, which seeks a declaration that the regime in Northern Ireland does not comply with Article 8 ECHR, will be heard this week.

Janet Farrell acts (through agent solicitors) for Intervener, Humanists UK with Steven McQuitty and Caoilfhionn Gallagher QC of Doughty Street Chambers assisting.

For further information see the press release by Humanists UK here.

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