The 'rebel' TDs who voted against the abortion bill last week will form an alliance in the Dáil, and will seek speaking rights and committee positions as independents.
The rules of the Dáil preclude the establishment of a second technical group, but the alliance of TDs form a "common front" for the purposes of gaining speaking rights in the Dáil.
A minimum of five TDs, including Lucinda Creighton, are...
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