NIHRC

AcronymDefinition
NIHRCNorthern Ireland Human Rights Commission (UK)
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Speaking outside court, NIHRC chief commissioner Les Allamby said: "Northern Ireland is a wonderful place to both live and work yet it is in danger of becoming a place apart in human rights and equality that is not good for Northern Ireland.
Women who want to get an abortion are, therefore, forced to travel to England, which NIHRC said amounted to cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment.
Monica McWilliams, chief commissioner at the NIHRC, said: "The commission is extremely concerned that the proposed land border checks could lead to racial profiling and as a result impact significantly on minority ethnic persons crossing or just living or working near the land border.
Speaking outside the court, Les Allamby, NIHRC chief commissioner said: "We welcome today's landmark ruling.
February 2015: The NIHRC successfully applied for leave to judicially review the law on termination of pregnancy in Northern Ireland at the High Court.
NIHRC said public hearings will take place across the country in the autumn.
"We note the high level of co-operation NIHRC received from the sector and the positive comments about the commitment and dedication of carers who look after our older people."
In a do and don't section of the NIHRC guidance staff are told not to say "man-made" but "synthetic, artificial, manufactured" instead.
NIHRC chief Monica McWilliams has said eight of the 10 commissioners had supported the proposals passed to Government.
However, the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission (NIHRC) provided security for his costs with public money - and money is where the real problem lies.
The case is being investigated by the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission (NIHRC).