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NI women applying for 'rape clause' child benefit at risk of probe under Troubles law

Seanín Graham
WOMEN in Northern Ireland who disclose they are rape victims to the NHS in order to qualify for a child tax credit could be at risk of a police investigation due to a Troubles-related law. Legislatio[...]

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