"Forgotten Thalidomide" victims face MPs

The drug some have called "the forgotten thalidomide" will be discussed by an all-party parliamentary group at Westminster later.

'The forgotten Thalidomide' to be raised at Westminster

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Controversial drug to be discussed in Parliament Credit: PA

The drug some have called "the forgotten thalidomide" will be discussed by an all-party parliamentary group at Westminster later. Watching closely will be Karl Murphy from Liverpool.

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Karl Murphy from Liverpool Credit: PA

Karl has had to live with, what he says are, the consequences of Primodos for more than 40 years. It's alleged the hormome pregnancy test, used back in the 1970's, is to blame for birth defects.