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Edwin Poots in 'paedophile-protecting' taunt at Gerry Adams

5 November 2013 Last updated at 18:09 GMT

Health Minister Edwin Poots has accused Sinn Féin of being more interested in covering up for their "paedophile-protecting president" than serving the needs of the community.

The accusation, aimed at Gerry Adams, came during a clash with Sinn Féin MLA Caitriona Ruane in a debate over the ban on blood donations from gay men.

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