Why is the Industry is 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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Clinic of man who had performed over 40,000 abortions closes

By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Few outside of Pennsylvania will remember that Dr. Charles Benjamin testified at the 2013 murder trial of Kermit Gosnell. Benjamin told the jury that had performed 40,000 abortions over what was then a 30-year career. Six years later Dr. Benjamin’s Berger & Benjamin abortion facility in …

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Every abortion center closure is a victory for pregnant women and their children

By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation An interesting turn of events has brought renewed hope to the City of Brotherly Love. Within just the past few months, the Pennsylvania Department of Health reports that two Philadelphia abortion centers have shut their doors. The closures have received scant—if any—attention in the media sphere. …

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Texans are keeping the abortion industry out, and we should be proud

By Texas Right to Life The Associated Press [AP] recently featured reporting on the scarcity of abortion mills in Texas, as though this is cause for concern. The piece, titled “For some Texans, nearest abortion clinic is 250 miles away,” unquestioningly asserts that having fewer businesses that profit from ending the lives of preborn babies …

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Great news: Toledo, Ohio no longer has any clinics that perform surgical abortions

By Dave Andrusko On Wednesday, Laura Hancock, of Cleveland.com, reported that “The Toledo abortion clinic formerly known as Capital Care Network [now known as Capital Care of Toledo], voluntarily surrendered its ambulatory surgical facility license last week, according to the Ohio Department of Health, since a new owner apparently has taken over.” While giving up …

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Women’s Med Center of Dayton, Ohio could be forced to close

Operated by infamous abortionist Martin Haskell By Dave Andrusko Women’s Med Center of Dayton, Ohio, which specializes in late-term abortions, has suffered two major defeats in the past week. “State Health Director Amy Acton denied a request from Women’s Med Center of Dayton for a waiver from Ohio’s law requiring a written transfer agreement,” according …

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Marking the two-year Anniversary of an Abortion Center Closure

By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation It’s the kind of anniversary that calls for a grand celebration. It has now been about two years since Harrisburg, Pennsylvania’s long-standing abortion facility, the Hillcrest Women’s Medical Center, shut its doors. Who knows how many precious lives have been saved—and how many women have been …

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Report: Woman Needs Hysterectomy Following Botched Abortion at Baton Rouge Clinic

State Fines Delta Clinic of Baton Rouge Abortion Facility for Violations By Louisiana Right to Life Last week, the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) fined Delta Clinic of Baton Rouge $2,400 for violations of state law and regulations stemming from incidents that occurred in March of this year. Emergency services were called to Delta Clinic, …

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Planned Parenthood closes its abortion clinic in Fayetteville, Arkansas

By Dave Andrusko KFTA television has reported that the Planned Parenthood clinic in Fayetteville, Arkansas closed its doors on July 25. Yesterday was the last day any patients were seen, according to KFTA. “Court documents say this clinic has been struggling to find a new location in northwest Arkansas,” according to the station. As of …

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The Last Planned Parenthood Clinic in Missouri Again Evades Closure

By Nancy Valko My most vivid memory of prayerful witnessing at the Reproductive Health Services Planned Parenthood clinic in St. Louis happened in 1987. I joined a large pro-life group with signs not just decrying abortion but also offering help to women considering abortion. At that time, I was pushing my 18 month old daughter …

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Missouri’s lone abortion clinic allowed to continue abortions but underlying safety concerns yet to be addressed

By Dave Andrusko It’s like déjà vu all over again. The headline to the Associated Press story which ran in the Washington Post today is “The Latest: Missouri abortions continue, advocates celebrate.” Since the state Department of Health and Senior Services [DHSS] had denied Planned Parenthood of the St. Louis Region and Southwest Missouri’s license …

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