Newton Emerson: Organ donation vote shows DUP is yielding to the new reality

DUP MLA Paul Frew, who describes himself as a libertarian and was briefly economy minister under Edwin Poots, expressed concern that Stormont has no “right” to enforce presumed consent for organ donation. Photo: Liam McBurney/PA Wire
The DUP split four ways over the organ donation bill in Stormont on Monday. Of its 25 MLAs, excluding deputy speaker Christopher Stalford, 10 voted for, five voted against, four abstained and six wer[...]

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