Tag Archives: North Carolina

North Carolina bill to increase waiting period for abortion from 24 hours to 72 hours to go to Governor

By Dave Andrusko After a few procedural steps are completed, a bill enacting a 72-hour waiting period will reach the desk of North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory, who has said he will sign the bill into law.

North Carolina House passes bill to increase waiting period for an abortion from 24 hours to 72 hours

HB 465 moves to the Senate where it is expected to pass By Dave Andrusko A day after a passionate debate the North Carolina House of Representatives today increased the time women will have to reflect on

North Carolina asks Supreme Court to hear abortion ultrasound case

By Dave Andrusko On Monday North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper and Solicitor General, John F. Maddrey asked the Supreme Court to take up the decision of a three-judge panel of the U.S. 4th Circuit Court of

In striking down North Carolina’s Ultrasound law, appeals court panel talks about everyone but the unborn child

  By Dave Andrusko On December 22, we wrote about the unanimous decision of a three-judge panel of the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals to uphold a lower court judge’s decision striking down The “Right to View”

Federal appeals court panel upholds lower court decision striking down North Carolina’s ultrasound law

  By Dave Andrusko A three-judge panel of the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals today unanimously upheld a lower court judge’s decision striking down The “Right to View” provision of North Carolina’s 2011 “Woman’s Right to Know”

Pro-lifers instrumental in Tillis victory over pro-abortion North Carolina Sen. Hagan

  By Andrew Bair One of the most remarkable pro-life upsets in the 2014 elections was the victory by Thom Tillis, the Speaker of the North Carolina House, over pro-abortion Sen. Kay Hagan. Even in the final

Appeals Court to hear challenge to North Carolina’s ultrasound law

  By Dave Andrusko Pro-lifers are nothing, if not patient. The last time we wrote about the “Right to View” provision of North Carolina’s “Woman’s Right to Know” law North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper had just

Early voting begins in North Carolina today, Senate race extremely close between Tillis and Hagan

  By Andrew Bair Early voting kicked off today in North Carolina, the site of one of the nation’s most competitive U.S. Senate races. In the Tar Heel State, there is a clear contrast between the Senate

On the ground in NC: Voters reject Obama-Hagan abortion agenda

  By Andrew Bair The polls are all over the place in North Carolina’s U.S. Senate race. The latest NYT/CBS/YouGov poll has pro-life Thom Tillis, Republican Speaker of the North Carolina House, up two points over incumbent

North Carolina Right to Life Proudly Endorses Thom Tillis for U.S. Senate

  GREENSBORO, NC – North Carolina Right to Life, the state’s oldest and largest single issue pro-life organization, proudly endorses North Carolina House Speaker Thom Tillis for the U.S. Senate. With its endorsement, North Carolina Right to

North Carolina Legislative Leaders ask Supreme Court to review decision barring production of “Choose Life” license plates

  By Dave Andrusko On Friday Republican leaders in the North Carolina legislature petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court to review a decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit that barred the state from

New Poll: Hagan Abortion Position out of Touch with Voters

  Thom Tillis’ pro-life stance is an asset in general election WASHINGTON – A new poll conducted by The Polling Company/WomanTrend for National Right to Life indicates that pro-abortion Sen. Kay Hagan’s abortion position is out of