PM Scott Mor­ri­son a ‘con­ser­va­tive’ on abor­tion

Fiji Sun - - Aust/nz News - AAP

Can­berra: Aus­tralian Prime Min­is­ter Scott Mor­ri­son has dis­tanced him­self from the di­vi­sive abor­tion de­bate in NSW de­spite hold­ing con­ser­va­tive per­sonal views on the is­sue

A bill to de­crim­i­nalise abor­tion is be­fore the NSW Par­lia­ment, with the is­sue spark­ing ten­sions within the coali­tion gov­ern­ment. Mr Mor­ri­son, who is a Pen­te­costal Chris­tian, said it was a mat­ter of con­science for state MPs ahead of a de­layed vote in the up­per house next month.

Aus­tralian PM Scott Mor­ri­son.

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