Tag Archives: South Carolina

South Carolina House Votes 89-17 to Ban Savage Dismemberment Abortion

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Wednesday, March 29, 2017) By a lopsided vote of 89-17, the South Carolina House of Representatives passed the Unborn Child Protection Against Dismemberment Abortion Act (H 3548) that outlaws the savage procedure of killing an unborn child by

SCCL President Praises Bi-Partisan Vote to Ban Dismemberment Abortion Dismemberment Abortion

COLUMBIA, S.C.–South Carolina Citizens for Life President Lisa Van Riper praised the strongly bi-partisan vote Tuesday to advance the Unborn Child Protection Against Dismemberment Abortion Act H 3548. “South Carolina Citizens for Life commends the bi-partisan action of the S.C.

S.C. House Judiciary Takes Up Dismemberment Bill Tuesday

Editor’s note. For additional background on H3548, please read this. COLUMBIA, S.C. — The South Carolina House Judiciary Committee will take up H3548, the Unborn Child Protection Against Dismemberment Abortion Act, on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at 2:30 p.m. It

S.C. Constitutional Laws Subcommittee Approves Dismemberment Ban 3-0

COLUMBIA, SC –On Wednesday, The Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act (H 3548) cleared its first hurdle passing the Constitutional Laws Subcommittee of the House Judiciary Committee by a vote of 3-0. Voting in favor of the dismemberment ban

South Carolina’s 2017 Proudly Pro-Life Weekend Goes Forward Despite Weather

Evangelist Dr. Alveda King

Editor’s note. This appeared in LifeBeat News, the official publication of South Carolina Citizens for Life, NRLC’s state affiliate. Evangelist Dr. Alveda King, niece of slain civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., headlined the South Carolina Citizens for

Trump, Sen. Scott lead the way with victories in South Carolina

Pro-life Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.)

By Holly Gatling, Executive Director, South Carolina Citizens for Life As he did in February in the first presidential primary held in the South, pro-life Donald Trump swept to victory in South Carolina early this morning. Pro-life incumbent U.S. Senator

Congratulations to South Carolina Citizens for Life for a job well done

State becomes 14th to pass Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. My family and I will be on vacation through September 6. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost

Bodies of two second trimester babies found in wastewater

Plum Island Wastewater Treatment Plant

By Dave Andrusko The bodies of two babies, likely in their second trimester, were found last week at the Plum Island Wastewater Treatment Plant in Charleston, South Carolina. Crime scene technicians and the Charleston County Coroner’s office were called in

Congratulations to South Carolina Citizens for Life for a job well done

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This appeared in the June digital edition of National Right to Life News. Along with the many news stories, commentaries, and analyses, this editorial can be read at www.nrlc.org/uploads/NRLNews/NRLNewsJune2016.pdf. First the unambiguously good news. Yesterday,

Ceremonial signing of Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Richly Symbolic

By Holly Gatling, Executive Director, South Carolina Citizens for Life On Wednesday, June 8, South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley is scheduled to hold a ceremonial signing of the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act at a special education school in Taylors,

South Carolina becomes 14th State to enact Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

WASHINGTON – South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley (R) today signed the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act – a bill that protects unborn children from abortions after 20 weeks fetal age, a point by which there is compelling evidence that unborn

Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act heads to South Carolina Governor Haley

COLUMBIA, S.C. — The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H3114) cleared the final two hurdles in the South Carolina House Tuesday and moves on to Governor Nikki Haley for her signature. The bill effectively ends abortion on demand in South