Category Archives: Legislation

West Virginia Governor Jim Justice signs two pro-life bills

WV Senator Patricia Rucker, lead sponsor of the Parent's Right to Know Act, amended the Telemedicine bill to prevent the expansion of abortion throughout West Virginia.

West Virginia has become the 31st state to enact a meaningful Parent’s Right to Know Act. HB 2002, was successfully amended in the Senate and passed on the last day of the session by a 28-6 vote. The House concurred

Texas House inexcusably delays Dismemberment Abortion Ban

By Texas Right to Life Making sense of which measures cross the finish line and which die is a tricky game to play during the 140 days of the Texas Legislative Session. Due to political scheming, many bills pass that

West Virginia Governor signs two pro-life bills

WV Senator Patricia Rucker, lead sponsor of the Parent's Right to Know Act, amended the Telemedicine bill to prevent the expansion of abortion throughout West Virginia.

By Dave Andrusko On Wednesday West Virginia Governor Jim Justice signed two measures into law: a strengthened parent’s right to know bill and a “telemedicine” bill which explicitly prevents long-distance prescription of abortifacient drugs. On April 8, the last day

Action Alert from Missouri Right to Life

Calls and e-mails are needed to your Missouri State Senators in these last weeks of the 2017 session to “Pass Pro-Life Legislation.” Session ends on Friday, May 12 at 6:00 p.m. We thank our legislators for directing some state monies

50 years ago today Colorado passed an historic abortion law which unleashed the abortion machinery

Richard Lamm

By Dave Andrusko Pro-lifers know, of course, that there were many changes in abortion laws in the 1960s and 1970s prior to the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision which obliterated the abortion statutes of all 50 states, whether they were

Missouri House approves bill with three pro-life provisions

Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley

By Dave Andrusko A brief update on developments in Missouri we mentioned late last week. As we noted at the time, Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley is aggressively appealing a decision by U.S. District Judge Howard Sachs to block two

Indiana Gov. Holcomb Signs Pro-Life Bill into Law

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb

Fichter: “This law is the first of many pro-life advances we expect to see during Gov. Holcomb’s tenure” INDIANAPOLIS – Today, Gov. Eric Holcomb signed Senate Enrolled Act (SEA) 404 into law. SEA 404 protects minor girls, increases parental rights

Urgent Call to Action! Three Weeks until the End of the 2017 Missouri Legislative Session

Calls and e-mails are needed to your Missouri State Senators in these last 3 weeks of the 2017 session to “Pass Pro-Life Legislation.” Session ends on Friday, May 12 at 6:00 p.m. We thank our Legislators for directing some state

Bill that bans abortions at 20 weeks on way to Iowa Gov. Branstad

Iowa state Sen. Mark Costello

By Dave Andrusko Pro-life Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad is expected to sign Senate File 471 a measure that both bans most abortions at and after 20 weeks. The bill allows exceptions if the abortionist determines it is necessary to preserve

President Trump signs H. J. Res. 43 to nullify Obama’s 11th hour gift to Planned Parenthood

Pro-life President Donald Trump

By Dave Andrusko An already great week for our Movement, which began with the swearing in of Neil Gorsuch as a justice of the Supreme Court, became even sweeter this morning when pro-life President Donald Trump signed H. J. Res.

Death Certificate Accuracy Act (HB 1495) passes in Oklahoma House

By Alex Schadenberg, Executive Director – Euthanasia Prevention Coalition In most jurisdictions where euthanasia and/or assisted suicide have been decriminalized, the statutes state that the physician must lie on the death certificate by listing the cause of death as the

Pro-life Bill Given Final Approval in the Indiana Senate

Indiana State Sen. Erin Houchin

Author Sen. Erin Houchin Concurred with the Indiana House’s Changes INDIANAPOLIS – Senate Enrolled Act (SEA) 404, which protects minor girls, increases parental rights and helps victims of sex trafficking, earned final approval in the Indiana Senate yesterday by a