Abortion clinic workers don’t want children in the facility

By Sarah Terzo In one book that talked about the daily workings of an abortion clinic, the author describes how clinic workers didn’t want women to bring their children to the facility: “Objections were also raised about clients who brought their young children with them into the recovery room: clinic workers were concerned not only …

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Why is the Industry Building Big Abortion Clinics Just Across State Borders?

By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D. NRL Director of Education & Research Laws have been passed. Clinics have closed. Abortions have dropped to levels not seen since the earliest days of Roe. This does not mean the abortion industry has gone into hibernation. Far from it. In response they are building new, gigantic, high volume mega-clinics …

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Pictures show filthy conditions at Michigan abortion clinic

By Sarah Terzo Women’s Medical Services in Muskegon, Michigan was closed in December of 2012 when fire marshals found horrible conditions there. The report, which can be read here, found 11 violations including “unsterilised medical equipment”, “combustible materials stored near ignition sources” and “hazardous materials not stored in cabinets.” Here are some pictures of the clinic: …

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Independent abortion clinics bemoan their shrinking numbers

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. My family will be gone on vacation through August 24. During that span we’ll run prior posts from the past year that remain timely and/or were particularly well-received. We will also add a new story or three as events dictate. In 2017 and 2018, NRL News Today wrote extensively about …

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Abortion clinics were “decrepit” and “dilapidated”

By Sarah Terzo “My first day on the job, a staff member took me on a driving tour of our seven clinics, which primarily served low income women. I was highly impressed by the quality of the medical services and staff but distressed by the environment in which those services were delivered. Many of the …

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Why do abortion clinics fight inspections tooth and nail?

By Dave Andrusko To an unbiased third party, it makes perfect sense that abortion clinics meet minimum health and safety standards. Yet is there  anything—anything—the Abortion Industry fights against harder?  Why does not only PPFA but all the other “independent abortion providers” (who annihilate essentially all but 5% of the babies not killed by Planned …

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In spite of the horrors on display in the trial of Kermit Gosnell, abortion clinics not being inspected during COVID-19

By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation COVID-19 appears to have claimed a different kind of casualty in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania: abortion center inspections. A recent check of the Pennsylvania Department of Health website showed that the latest inspection listed occurred five months ago—in February. While a standard 41-day lag time exists …

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Planned Parenthood relocates to new Birmingham building; pregnancy ministries step up efforts

By Tracy Riggs, Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist While the global COVID-19 pandemic dominated headlines, a newly constructed Planned Parenthood clinic quietly opened in Birmingham this summer. The new clinic, termed the Birmingham Health Center on the Planned Parenthood website, is located in downtown Birmingham. The clinic formerly operated in a building in the Highlands area …

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Ohio abortion facility closes permanently, had been running since Roe v. Wade

Founder’s Women’s Health Center in Columbus, Ohio had a checkered past. By Cassy Fiano-Chesser July 10, 2020 — Two years ago, Founder’s Women’s Health Center in Columbus, Ohio, closed its doors. That, however, turned out to be just temporary, with the abortion facility shutting down only to handle maintenance and management issues. Now, however, Greater …

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Ohio Right to Life relieved to learn Ohio’s oldest abortion clinic has finally closed

By Dave Andrusko There is something profoundly symbolic and deeply encouraging when an abortion clinic of long, long-standing finally goes out of business. Earlier last week, the  Columbus abortion facility Founder’s closed its doors, Ohio Right to Life said. Founder’s which first opened in 1973, was Ohio’s oldest abortion and longest operating abortion facility.”  “Ohio …

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Lone Missouri abortion clinic receives one-year license, state considers whether to appeal administrative hearing judge’s ruling

By Dave Andrusko Nearly a month after a state administrative hearing judge ruled that Missouri’s lone abortion provider had demonstrated it meets the requirements for renewal of its license, the Missouri Department of Health and Human Services on Thursday issued the Planned Parenthood Reproductive Health Services of the St. Louis Region a one-year license through …

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Will closure of a Planned Parenthood center lead to new facility in a different location that performs abortions?

By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation After more than three decades of operation, a Planned Parenthood center in south central Pennsylvania is shutting its doors. But pro-life advocates fear the closure may be only temporary—and that the operators of the Lancaster facility, which has not performed abortions, may be shopping for a …

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