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Emma Thompson and Jo Brand adds support campaign to defend 24 weeks

ImageAhead of the key vote on abortion time limits, oscar winning actor Emma Thompson said: ‘Those opposed to abortion are entitled to their view, but they should not be allowed to dictate to women about their own individual decisions and start chipping away at laws designed to protect the safety of women who cannot continue with a pregnancy.

{mosimage}Comedian Jo Brand said ‘This time limit argument is a total red herring. Its the same old anti-abortionists with their anti-woman agenda, making up the science as they go along. MPs should have no truck with it!’