Tag Archives: ACLU

Federal Judge will not hear ACLU case to allow 17-year-old undocumented teen to have abortion

“Texas must not become a sanctuary state for abortions,” says state Attorney General By Dave Andrusko U.S. Magistrate Judge Laurel Beeler Wednesday dismissed a request by the ACLU for a temporary restraining order to force HHS to

PPFA/ACLU Target Missouri’s pro-life SB5

By Dave Andrusko On Tuesday Planned Parenthood, in conjunction with the ACLU, filed the latest in a string of lawsuits, this time a challenge to a component of SB 5, an omnibus pro-life measure passed during the

ACLU wants order allowing 17-year-old undocumented teen to have abortion

By Dave Andrusko Federal District Judge Laurel Beeler is hearing an emergency request from the ACLU of Northern California to order the Office of Refugee Resettlement to allow a pregnant undocumented teenager–“Jane Doe”–to leave ORR custody to

PPFA and ACLU team up to challenge new pro-life Indiana law

By Dave Andrusko Journal Gazette reporter Niki Kelly began her story this way: “INDIANAPOLIS – It’s beginning to be like clockwork – a new abortion law followed by a lawsuit.” As so it is. No matter how

ACLU, Planned Parenthood challenge bill that bans abortions at 20 weeks

Pro-life Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad

By Dave Andrusko Even before Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad had a chance to sign the measure, the American Civil Liberties Union of Iowa and Planned Parenthood filed a suit in Polk County District Court challenging Senate File

ACLU challenges Kentucky’s new ultrasound law

By Dave Andrusko When the ACLU filed a federal lawsuit yesterday challenging Kentucky’s new ultrasound law, pro-life Gov. Matt Bevin’s response to WHAS-AM host Terry Meiners said it all: “It’s a shocker that the ACLU is suing

Pro-abortion lawsuits are a proven strategy in Alaska

By Mario Bird, Catholic Anchor On Nov. 30, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) teamed up with Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and Hawaiian Islands to sue the State of Alaska over abortion restrictions. This marks

The Dignity of Unborn Children Goes On Trial Today in United States District Court

Editor’s note. This comes from Indiana Right to Life, NRLC’s state affiliate. Tuesday marks a historic day for Indiana and the nation as the dignity of unborn children goes on trial in the United States District Court

ACLU challenges Two Pro-Life Alabama Laws

By Dave Andrusko “Civil liberties group challenges Alabama abortion restrictions” is the headline in the Reuters story written by Karen Brooks. The “civil liberties group” is the ACLU, whose selective outrage and inconsistent mission to defend the

Court dismisses ACLU suit that sought to force Catholic hospital, staff to commit abortions

ADF intervened in case on behalf pro-life physician groups in defense of Catholic hospital network Editor’s note. This analysis comes from ADF–Alliance Defending Freedom. DETROIT – A federal court Monday threw out an American Civil Liberties Union

Planned Parenthood, ACLU challenge Indiana law banning abortions based solely on disability or gender

By Dave Andrusko Well, let’s see if anything surprises us. At the end of March, Indiana joins North Dakota in prohibiting abortions based on a prenatal diagnosis of disabilities such as Down syndrome. HEA 1337, a comprehensive

ACLU gives Alabama abortionists medals for ‘promotion of human rights’

By Calvin Freiburger The American Civil Liberties Union has awarded three Alabama abortion clinic owners, as well as National Abortion Federation president Vicki Saporta, with the Roger N. Baldwin Medal of Liberty for their commitment to abortion,