Fine Gael has warned independent ministers they will not be allowed another free vote when a bill on abortion comes before the Dáil in October.
Independent Alliance Ministers of state Finian McGrath and John Halligan want a free vote on a bill calling for a referendum to repeal the Eighth Amendment, which enshrines the equal right to life of the mother and unborn in the Constitution.
However, Fine Gael is warning that there...
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