Tag Archives: Minnesota

Lawsuit Charges University of Minnesota with Illegal Procurement of Aborted Fetal Tissue

By Thomas More Society A three-judge panel of the Minnesota Court of Appeals heard oral arguments on June 7, 2018 in an appeal of a lower court’s dismissal of a taxpayer lawsuit that charged the University of

MCCL marks 50 years of saving lives

By Paul Stark ST. PAUL — Tuesday marked the 50th anniversary of the incorporation of Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL), Minnesota’s oldest and largest pro-life organization. “Through MCCL’s work over the last five decades, hearts and

How Planned Parenthood works to increase the number of abortions

By Paul Stark Abortions in Minnesota and nationwide are on a long-term downward trajectory. Planned Parenthood, the leading practitioner of abortion, sometimes takes credit for this decline. “We do more to prevent unintended pregnancy and the need

Pro-abortion Gov. Dayton vetoes commonsense right-to-view ultrasound bill

Bipartisan legislation enjoys widespread support of Minnesotans ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton today vetoed the mainstream pro-life measure that would ensure pregnant women access to their ultrasounds prior to an abortion. Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life

Ultrasound right-to-view measure approved by Minnesota House

More medical information would empower women ST. PAUL — The Minnesota House of Representatives today approved mainstream pro-life legislation to ensure women’s right to view their ultrasound. The informed consent measure has the strong support of Minnesota

RE: Abortionist Training Program at University of Minnesota

By Dave Andrusko Our friends at Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL), National Right to Life’s state affiliate, dropped me a line today to clarify a story we reposted yesterday from Campus Reform. The gist of the

Minnesota Senate approves ultrasound right-to-view measure

More medical information would empower women ST. PAUL — Mainstream pro-life legislation to ensure women’s right to view their ultrasound was approved on a bi-partisan vote today by the Minnesota Senate. S.F. 2849 would provide women with

Final Exit Network sues State of Minnesota following conviction under assisted suicide law

Assisted suicide advocacy group seeks to overturn protective statute By Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL) The national assisted suicide advocacy group Final Exit Network (FEN) filed suit in federal court this week against the State of

Abortions funded by taxpayers continue to climb in Minnesota

Planned Parenthood grows its record share of state-funded abortion ST. PAUL — The number of abortions funded by Minnesota taxpayers hit another all-time high in 2016, according to new data released by the Minnesota Department of Human Services.

Mn. Senate committee passes ultrasound right-to-view measure

Women would be empowered with more medical information ST. PAUL — Pro-life legislation ensuring women’s right to view their ultrasound was approved by the Minnesota Senate Health and Human Services Finance and Policy committee Tuesday. The informed

Bill to allow women to view ultrasound approved by Minnesota House Health and Human Services Committee

By Bill Poehler ST. PAUL — A key pro-life measure affirming women’s right to view their ultrasound was approved by the Minnesota House Health and Human Services Reform committee Tuesday. The informed consent measure has the strong

2018 Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life March for Life

Pro-lifers rally for ultrasound legislation By Bill Poehler “Let women see their ultrasound!” was the pro-life citizens’ rallying cry at the state Capitol on Jan. 22. Young people and older adults immediately grasped the importance of Minnesota