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Jim Wells has DUP whip withdrawn after criticism of party leadership

Jim Wells has had the DUP whip withdrawn. Picture by Niall Carson/PA Wire
THE DUP has withdrawn the whip from former health minister Jim Wells following criticism of the party leadership. The South Down MLA resigned as Stormont health minister in 2015 following controversy[...]

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