Eye of the beholder

After a day of debate, the Liberal motion was defeated by a count of 144-138, with three Liberals voting against.

The Canadian Press figures we’ve gained no clarity on the government’s position. With the Campaign Life Coalition having deemed this vote a referendum of sorts on abortion, LifeSiteNews calls the result a “pro-life victory.”

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