YOUR GUIDE TO REFERENDUM 2018

This website outlines the legal effects of the coming referendum. Practising barristers have independently reviewed its accuracy at the service of you, the voter.

Other contributions have been signed personally by lawyers drawn from every level of the profession : former judges, those currently in practise and those working in other fields.

As you will find, the Government proposals are not, as some suggest, restrictive. The draft legislation, which the Government has said it will introduce, provides for abortion in a wide range of circumstances. A ‘No’ vote will stop this. A ‘Yes’ vote will give the Government the power that they seek.