“Reproductive rights warriors” push abortion in New Zealand

A small minority of MPs speak up for the unborn child By Carolyn Moynihan Treating abortion as health care and completely discarding the humanity and rights of the unborn child appears to be a cause whose time has come in Australasia. A new generation of “reproductive rights” warriors are determined to put their stamp on …

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New South Wales, Australia, debates abortion-to-birth laws, MP disgusted how bill was being ‘rammed’ through

By Joe Higgins Editor’s note. This appeared in the Catholic Leader. AUSTRALIAN state legislatures are falling like dominoes to radical abortion laws, with New South Wales the next state tabling abortion-to-birth legislation. The Reproductive Health Care Reform Bill 2019 passed the NSW lower house 59-31 just before 11pm on August 8. It still has to …

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Kentucky Gov. Bevin files legal brief defending pro-life Anti-Eugenics and Heartbeat Laws

By Kentucky Right to Life Association Immediately after Kentucky’s HB5 and SB9 bills were signed into law, they were challenged by the ACLU on behalf of the EMW clinic. The Bevin Administration has filed a legal brief to defend them. A bulletin states: FRANKFORT, Ky. (August 3, 2019) — Gov. Matt Bevin continued his fight …

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President of Florida Right to Life Responds to Sen. Lauren Book’s Bill That Would Block Legislative Votes on Abortion

Editor’s note. This appeared at The Florida Report August 7th. Those in Florida who oppose Sen. Lauren Book’s controversial measure are speaking out. On Wednesday, President of Florida Right to Life Lynda Bell responded to Book’s proposed bill calling for a constitutional amendment that would prohibit the Florida House of Representatives and Senate from voting …

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Lawmakers Seek to Legalize Abortion Up to Birth in New South Wales

By Jonathan Abbamonte, Population Research Institute An attempt by pro-abortion lawmakers last week in New South Wales, Australia, to ram through a radical abortion bill has been delayed by strong pro-life and Catholic opposition led by the Archbishop of Sydney, Archbishop Anthony Fisher. The bill, which was introduced into the lower house of the New …

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Ky. governor: Opponent won’t defend pro-life laws because he took ‘blood money’ from abortionists

By Calvin Freiburger August 2, 2019 – Pro-life Republican Gov. Matt Bevin leveled a blistering critique against Attorney General and Democrat gubernatorial opponent Andy Beshear on Thursday for refusing to defend Kentucky’s pro-life laws in court, suggesting that Beshear was essentially bought off by the abortion industry. Kentucky has enacted numerous protections for preborn babies …

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Enforcing abortion on Northern Ireland is ‘insidious’ says Arlene Foster

Arlene Foster asserts abortion legislation must remain a locally decided matter By SPUC—the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children Editor’s note. “Devolution” refers to the many powers to make laws and deliver public services that the separate legislatures and executives in Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland enjoy. “Westminster” is short-hand for the seat of …

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Assisted Suicide Is Now Legal in New Jersey. It Could Get Even Worse.

By Monica Burke As of Thursday, physician-assisted suicide is legal in New Jersey. The new policy stems from legislation passed by the state’s Legislature back in April. The law allows terminally ill patients with a prognosis of six months or fewer to self-administer lethal concoctions of drugs to take their own lives. Lawmakers claim that …

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National Right to Life praises President Donald Trump and Republican congressional leadership

“National Right to Life praises President Donald Trump and Republican congressional leadership for their work in the House passage of the bipartisan two-year budget and debt-ceiling deal,” said NRLC president Carol Tobias. “We thank the leadership for insisting that pro-life policy rollbacks are not open for negotiation.” Tobias continued, “We thank House Republican Leader Kevin …

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Your help needed to gain necessary signatures on discharge petition to move Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act to a vote

By Dave Andrusko It’s important to remember that the legislative wheel turns very slowly, but even more so when neither pro-life Republicans nor pro-abortion Democrats control both Houses of Congress. Here is an update about what is taking place vis a vis the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act which House Democrats are doing their very …

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National Right to Life praises Trump and Republican Congressional Leaders for Bipartisan Budget Deal

The bipartisan two-year budget and debt-ceiling deal reached yesterday protects all pro-life riders such as the Hyde Amendment. National Right to Life praises President Donald Trump and the Republican congressional leadership for this important action. “We thank House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy and House Whip Steve Scalise along with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and …

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Marking the Five-Year Anniversary of Chloe’s Law

By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Pennsylvania celebrates an important milestone this week–the five-year anniversary of the signing of “Chloe’s Law.” This landmark act, signed by pro-life Republican Governor Tom Corbett, ensures that the parents of preborn babies who are diagnosed with Down syndrome receive information and supportive resources to help them …

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