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 …Continue reading "In spite of the horrors on display in the trial of Kermit Gosnell, abortion clinics not being inspected during COVID-19"
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 …Continue reading "Planned Parenthood relocates to new Birmingham building; pregnancy ministries step up efforts"
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 …Continue reading "Ohio abortion facility closes permanently, had been running since Roe v. Wade"
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 …Continue reading "Ohio Right to Life relieved to learn Ohio’s oldest abortion clinic has finally closed"
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 …Continue reading "Lone Missouri abortion clinic receives one-year license, state considers whether to appeal administrative hearing judge’s ruling"
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 …Continue reading "Will closure of a Planned Parenthood center lead to new facility in a different location that performs abortions?"
By Dave Andrusko On Friday the Arkansas Attorney General’s office asked U.S. District Judge Brian Miller “to dismiss a Little Rock abortion clinic’s legal challenge to a statewide directive requiring patients scheduled for non-emergency surgeries to be tested for covid-19 within 48 hours of the procedure,” according to Linda Satter of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. As …Continue reading "Ark. abortion clinic continues to try to evade limitations on surgical abortions which are part of state plan to stem the COVID-19 pandemic"
NEW ORLEANS – According to eyewitnesses, a New Orleans EMS team arrived at Women’s Health Care Center at 12:20 p.m. Tuesday, and a patient, obviously in pain, was taken by stretcher from the outpatient abortion facility. Benjamin Clapper, Executive Director of Louisiana Right to Life, said, “Our thoughts and prayers go out to the individual …Continue reading "Ambulance Called to New Orleans Abortion Facility Abortion Facilities Continue to Endanger Public Health During Crisis"
By Christine Flowers Editor’s note. This appeared at NewsMax. Governor Tom Wolf closed the schools in Pennsylvania for the rest of the academic year. That’s his prerogative, I suppose, and I know there are legions who support his decision. There are certainly those who think he has taken the right steps in keeping our children, teachers, …Continue reading "Hypocrisy is Closing Schools but Leaving Abortion Clinics Open"
Despite sweeping government orders for residents to stay home, close businesses and stop elective medical procedures in the wake of the COVID-19 Pandemic, the abortion industry continues to disregard mothers, babies and general public health. Gov. Kelly confirmed her support for the industry’s practices at a press conference on April 1. In a recent interview …Continue reading "Tell Kansas Gov. Kelly Abortion is NOT Essential Healthcare!"
Sign the petition to Kansas Gov. Kelly and key county health boards today Despite sweeping government orders for residents to stay home, close businesses and to stop elective medical procedures in the wake of the COVID-19 Pandemic, the abortion industry continues to disregard both mothers and babies. In fact, recent reports show that the so-called …Continue reading "Close abortion clinics during the COVID-19 pandemic"
By Dave Andrusko As of 6:25 this morning when a story in the Mississippi Clarion Ledger was updated, the state’s lone abortion clinic– the Jackson Women’s Health Organization’s clinic—was still open. But there are good reasons to believe that after decades of patient work, Mississippi could soon well be abortion-free. “The Mississippi State Department of …Continue reading "Mississippi on verge of being abortion-free"