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Florida Right to Life celebrates pro-life victories, and congratulates Senator-Elect Rick Scott and Governor-Elect Ron DeSantis

  Florida Right to Life, (FRTL) the state’s oldest and largest single-issue organization is beyond thrilled about Tuesday’s victories for life. Governor Rick Scott took on long time pro-abortion incumbent Senator Bill Nelson and shocked the nation

2018 Florida Senate: Vote for pro-life Rick Scott

Bill Nelson even supports brutal partial-birth abortions. By Karen Cross, National Right to Life Political Director Pro-life Florida Governor Rick Scott (R) is challenging radical incumbent pro-abortion Senator Bill Nelson (D) in one of the most competitive

Florida House passes ban on Dismemberment Abortions 72-42

By Dave Andrusko By an overwhelming 72-42 margin, Florida’s House of Representatives Thursday approved HB1429, a bill which would outlaw the savage procedure of killing a living unborn child by ripping and tearing the baby apart limb

Dangerous pro-euthanasia bill pulled by Florida State Senator

By Florida Right to Life In a stunning victory for life, our elderly, sick and vulnerable were saved from a dangerous piece of legislation called Physicians Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (POLST). Our legislative team led by

In another case of judicial activism, Judge blocks Florida’s 24 Hour Waiting Period!

By Florida Right to Life Yesterday, in another case of judicial overreach, Circuit Judge Terry Lewis permanently blocked the enforcement of a common sense law that provided for a 24 hour waiting period before a woman undergoes

Circuit Court Judge says Florida’s 24-hour waiting requirement to have an abortion is unconstitutional

By Dave Andrusko In the latest phase of a lengthy and convoluted legal battle, Leon County Circuit Judge Terry Lewis ruled today that HB633, signed into law by pro-life Florida Gov. Rick Scott in June 2015 is

Judge hears plaintiffs and state spar over challenge to Florida’s 24-hour waiting requirement

By Dave Andrusko Another round of arguments took place Tuesday in the courtroom of Leon County Circuit Judge Terry Lewis in an ongoing fight over Florida’s HB633, signed into law by pro-life Gov. Rick Scott in June

Florida judge gives state 60 more days to make case defending 24 hour waiting period

By Dave Andrusko When the state of Florida filed its brief defending its 24-hour waiting period for abortion-minded women, it asked Leon County Circuit Judge Terry Lewis for more time to develop its case why HB 633

Judge to hear plaintiffs challenge to Florida’s 24-hour waiting requirement today

By Dave Andrusko When last we wrote about HB 633, signed into law by pro-life Florida Gov. Rick Scott on June 10, 2015, a split state Supreme Court had just blocked the law which requires that a

Florida Supreme Court blocks 24-hour waiting period

By Dave Andrusko In the latest of a long series of decisions, the Florida Supreme Court today blocked a law requiring that a pregnant woman meet with an abortionist and wait 24-hours before she can have an

Florida introducing Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

By Dave Andrusko Movement to pass the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act is picking up momentum. Ohio passed its version–SB 127–last month, raising to 15 the number of states that ban abortions performed on pain-capable unborn children. This

Seven Florida Supreme Court justices hear oral argument over 24-hour waiting period

By Dave Andrusko The seven-member Florida Supreme Court heard competing arguments Tuesday over the state’s requirement that a pregnant woman meet with an abortionist and wait 24-hours before she can have an abortion. Waiting periods are both