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Video: Mother wins widowed parent's allowance after legal challenge

Siobhan McLaughlin with three of her children outside Belfast High Court at a previous hearing
Sian Harrison, Press Association
An unmarried mother from Co Antrim has won a Supreme Court battle to access widowed parent's allowance for her bereaved children. Siobhan McLaughlin (46) was refused the benefit after her [...]

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