Justice Minister Andrew Little has come up with legislation to deliver on Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's election promise of abortion reform. Now National Party leader Simon Bridges has to decide whether to support it. Claire Trevett looks at his options.
Justice Minister Andrew Little's proposed abortion reform package serves to highlight the fact that before women can have choice the politicians must make one first.
In making his decision – and securing Cabinet support for it – Little has chosen the reform most likely to get enough support to push it over the line in Parliament.
Hence, he opted for