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McCrossan welcomes Medicinal Cannabis availibility

SDLP MLA for West Tyrone Daniel McCrossan has welcomed the announcement from the Department of Health that they will be taking measures to enable patients to access prescribed cannabis-based medicinal products without a license.
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Haughey overwhlemed by Hilary Clinton tribute

SDLP Councillor Sharon Haughey-Grimley has said she was completely overwhelmed by Hillary Clinton's tribute to her during her speech at Queens University Belfast yesterday.
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Mallon: Time is up for Universal Credit

SDLP Deputy Leader has said former Labour Prime Minister Gordon Brown is absolutely right in calling Universal Credit this Tory Government's new poll tax and given the overwhelming evidence of how it is pushing people into greater poverty and despair, it is long past time its roll out was scrapped. Gordon Brown is the latest high profile figure to call for the roll out of Universal Credit to be abandoned.
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McGrath appeals for information after body discovered on Co. Down beach

SDLP MLA Colin McGrath has appealed for information after a body was discovered on a beach in Newcastle Co. Down.
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Kelly: Time to drop the term 'paramilitaries' from our lexicon

SDLP Policing and Justice Spokesperson Dolores Kelly MLA has said that it is imperative we drop the term 'paramilitaries' from our lexicon and start referring to those engaged in criminality as ‘criminals’ and nothing more.
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