By Ingrid Duran, Director, NRLC Department of State Legislation A chemical abortion, commonly known as RU-486, occurs when a mother is given a lethal cocktail of two powerful drugs. Mifepristone, typically given at the abortion facility, blocks progesterone, thereby inhibiting the signal to the woman’s body that she is pregnant and shutting down the system …Continue reading "Reversing Chemical Abortions is a threat to ideology of abortion on demand"
By Ingrid Duran, State Legislative Director Pro-lifers were very active during the 2018 State Legislative session, introducing and/or passing many bills ranging from the Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Act to Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Acts to bans on abortions based on a diagnosis of Down syndrome to limiting state funding of abortion, and everything …Continue reading "Pro-lifers continue to make legislative gains in 2018 Legislative Session"
By Ingrid Duran, Director, NRLC Department of State Legislation It’s no secret that the 2017 state legislative session was wildly successful in passing protective pro-life laws. If you had any doubts, read any pro-abortion blog. What follows is an overview; much more could be written. (At the federal level, see Jennifer Popik’s, “2018: A look …Continue reading "NRLC 2018’s Promise to Unborn Children"
By Ingrid Duran, Director, NRLC Department of State Legislation Editor’s note. This appeared in the current digital edition of National Right to Life News. Please be sure to share the contents of the latest issue of the “pro-life newspaper of record” with pro-life family and friends Pro-life activists started the 2017 legislative session on a …Continue reading "Pro-Lifers see gains in the 2017 State Legislative Sessions"
By Ingrid Duran, Director, NRLC Department of State Legislation Editor’s note. The appeared on in the September digital edition of National Right to Life News. Please share the contents of this 37-page-issue with pro-life family and friends using your social media outlets. A chemical abortion, commonly known as RU-486, occurs when a mother is given …Continue reading "Reversing Chemical Abortions a threat to Abortion on Demand Ideology"
By Ingrid Duran, Senior State Legislative Analyst In 2013 pro-lifers witnessed the second inauguration of an extremely pro-abortion President and as the year unfolded read detailed accounts of the horrendous practices of abortionist Kermit Gosnell who was eventually convicted of three counts of first-degree murder. With this—and so much more—as background and motivation, pro-lifers …Continue reading "Pro-lifers extremely active at state level in 2013"
By Ingrid Duran, Senior State Legislative Associate While most state legislatures have adjourned for the year, the pro-life community remains hard at work assisting in passing last- minute legislation before the 2011 legislative session ends. Just three days before Christmas, pro-life Ohio Governor John Kasich signed a bill into law preventing taxpayers from having to …Continue reading "Pro-lifers continue to fight for unborn children even as 2011 State Legislative Sessions are Ending"