11
DEC
2018

Supreme Court will not hear challenge to court decisions denying states right to reroute Medicaid funding away from Planned Parenthood to full service health care providers

By Dave Andrusko A divided Supreme Court this morning turned down challenges from Kansas and Louisiana to lower court decisions which rejected their attempts to reroute taxpayer funds away from Planned Parenthood and other abortion businesses to full-service health providers which

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11
DEC
2018

Jam-packed December digital edition of National Right to Life ready to be read

By Dave Andrusko As of 8:30 this morning, pro-lifers could access and read in its entirety the digital December issue of National Right to Life News. Over the course of the next week (busy as we are this time of the year), I trust that you will read as much as you can of the

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11
DEC
2018

Teenager formally charged with murder and feticide in slaying of 17-year-old Indiana cheerleader who was six months pregnant

Suspect admits killing was over her pregnancy By Dave Andrusko Aaron Trejo, a 16-year-old Indiana high school football player, was formally charged today with murder and feticide in the deaths of Breana Rouhselang, who was 17 years old, and her unborn baby. Rouhselang was six month

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11
DEC
2018

Ireland to Force Pro-life Pregnancy Centers and Doctors to Promote and Refer for Abortion

By Katie Franklin Seven months after Irish voters overwhelmingly chose to repeal the country’s long-standing prohibition on abortion, Parliament is on the verge of legalizing the fatal practice by January 1. Rife with controversial mandates, the bill would make abortion avail

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11
DEC
2018

Abortion doctor: We are the kindest people

By Sarah Terzo An abortionist says of herself: “I’m something of an abortion “specialist” …I perform literally hundreds of abortions a year.” In her article, she also says: You would never pick out an abortionist in the crowd. We would probably

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11
DEC
2018

Physician-Assisted Suicide and the Fight for the Soul of Healthcare

By Nancy Valko Despite the US Supreme Court’s unanimous rejection of a constitutional right to physician-assisted suicide in the 1997 Vacco v. Quill decision, the well-funded pro-assisted suicide organizations like the Hemlock Society (now called Compassion and Choices) remai

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11
DEC
2018

Human Rights Day: Pope Francis Calls for Action to Protect the Unborn

By Maria Smith, Parliamentary Network for Critical Issues Editor’s note. This is excerpted from a post that appeared today. Pope Francis sent a message today, Human Rights Day, to an international conference in Rome on human rights—“Human Rights in the Contemporar

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11
DEC
2018

Christmas shows us that human beings are really, really important

By Paul Stark, Communications Associate, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life The story of Christmas is about the arrival of Jesus Christ. It’s an event that offers important insights regarding human life and dignity. Here are three. (1) Each of us was once an unborn child.

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11
DEC
2018

Christopher Hitchens and the issues he raised for pro-lifers

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. It was seven years ago this week that Christopher Hitchens died. I’d written about Hitchens’ passing at the time of his passing and the issues that came up in that piece, I believe, are worth revisiting. I hope you agree. Over the y

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11
DEC
2018

Euthanasia deaths in Quebec rising rapidly

Is death-by-doctor becoming normalised? By Michael Cook Quebec’s euthanasia law came into effect three years ago, in December 2015. Since then, 1,664 Québécois have been euthanised, according to a report tabled in the Quebec parliament. A total of 845 persons we

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