Tag Archives: ACLU

11 Attorneys General back Trump Administration in dispute over undocumented teenager’s abortion

By Dave Andrusko Tip of the hat goes out to Heather Clark, a fine reporter for Christian News, who alerted her readers today that “A coalition of 11 states have filed an amicus brief backing the Trump

My Family’s Adoption Story Could Be Impossible If ACLU Wins This Case

By Lauren Konkol Five international adoptions from China, Guatemala, and South Korea—in addition to my four biological siblings—have made me the oldest of 10 children. As National Adoption Awareness Month has come and gone, I’ve reflected even

Battle continues over abortions for undocumented, unaccompanied teenagers

As of October 17, 43 pregnant illegal immigrant girls in HHS custody By Dave Andrusko A constant thread throughout the tragic story of an undocumented pregnant teenager who aborted her 16-week-old baby, was that for the ACLU,

ACLU petitions full appeals court to hear its demand that undocumented 17-year-old be allowed to abort

By Dave Andrusko There’s been a flurry of action since last Friday when, as NRL News Today reported, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit heard oral arguments in

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