A former Stormont health minister will not face prosecution over comments he made about same-sex couples at a general election hustings event.
Democratic Unionist Jim Wells faced intense criticism after a video clip from the event in County Down emerged in which he made remarks referencing both same-sex couples and child abuse. He was accused of suggesting that children brought up by same-sex couples were at greater risk of abuse.
The mere idea that anyone should consider prosecuting someone for anything other than incitement to immediate violence.
No, it’s not what he said that I’m supporting, rather, his right to say whatever the hell he likes.