Labour's Michael McNamara has said Cardinal Brady is misrepresenting the government position in relation to the x-case
has accused Cardinal Sean Brady of misrepresenting the position with
which the Oireachtas is required to legislate to give effect to the
In his Christmas message, Cardinal Brady said it is the
Church's position that both mothers and unborn babies have an equal
right to life.
He urged people who believe the right to life is
fundamental, to make their voice heard in a reasonable but forthright
way to their public representatives.
In response, he said it is not a question of setting one life above the other.