California Attorney General Becerra asks judge to take away ministries’ religious protections Editor’s note. This was provided by Becket.org, a public interest organization dedicated to protecting religious liberties. WASHINGTON – The Little Sisters of the Poor will be in court Thursday to ask for protection from a lawsuit by California Attorney General Xavier Becerra threatening …Continue reading "14 States force Little Sisters of the Poor back to court"
By Life Site News The California Supreme Court has denied David Daleiden’s petition to halt criminal prosecution against him. Daleiden is the undercover journalist whose videos allegedly reveal the involvement of abortion industry workers in illegal baby body parts trafficking. The Petition for Review, filed April 25, 2019, asked the state’s high court to overrule …Continue reading "California Supreme Court sides with Planned Parenthood in baby body parts case"
By Katie Franklin A California bill that would force taxpayer-funded universities to provide chemical abortions to students was approved by the Senate Health Committee last Wednesday, 7-3. Introduced in December by state Senator Connie Leyva (D), SB 24 would require student health centers on all University of California and California State University campuses to offer …Continue reading "California Poised to Mandate “Free” Chemical Abortions on College Campuses"
By Dave Andrusko SB 24, a bill that would force student health centers at all University of California and California State University campuses to offer abortifacient drugs beginning in January 1, 2023 passed the Senate Health Committee Wednesday on a vote of 7-3. According to Jenni Fink, “There are 10 campuses within the University of …Continue reading "Ca. Senate committee approves bill to provide abortifacient drugs on all public colleges and universities"
By Katie Franklin Adding to a mounting pile of fees for unconstitutional state mandates against pro-life organizations, California has been ordered to pay three pregnancy help centers and a conservative law firm $399,000 following a major loss at the Supreme Court last summer. The order comes four years after California enacted the “Reproductive FACT Act” …Continue reading "California Must Pay Pro-life Pregnancy Centers $399K After Forcing Them to Promote Abortion"
By Dave Andrusko Pro-abortion State Sen. Connie Leyva told The Daily Californian that she will reintroduce legislation on the first day of the state Senate’s session, mandating that all public universities in California carry abortion pills in student health centers. There are 34 public campuses in the University of California and California State University systems. …Continue reading "Pro-abortion State Senator reintroducing bill to mandate abortion pills at all public universities in California"
By Liberty Counsel Editor’s note. This is excerpted from a post that appeared today. LOS ANGELES, CA – A federal district court in California has issued a permanent injunction which now prohibits the state from enforcing the California Reproductive FACT Act, a law which compelled pro-life crisis pregnancy centers to promote abortion. The court has also …Continue reading "California Crisis Pregnancy Centers Wins Permanent Injunction Against coercive state law"
Would create the nation’s greatest expansion of the abortion industry By California Pro-Life Council In a revealing move to the left of even Jerry Brown, Democrat gubernatorial-candidate Gavin Newsom yesterday announced his avid support for a measure to use all 10 of the University of California and all 23 California State University campuses as chemical-abortion …Continue reading "Democrat gubernatorial candidate Newsom doubles-down on Abortion"
By Katie Franklin Just a few months after the Supreme Court struck down an onerous California law requiring pregnancy help centers to advertise abortions, the abortion lobby in California took another hit on Sunday when Governor Jerry Brown vetoed a bill that would have required taxpayer-funded universities to administer chemical abortions to students. In a …Continue reading "Abortion Pill Mandate Vetoed By California Governor Jerry Brown"
By Dave Andrusko Proving once again, never say never, on Sunday outgoing pro-abortion Gov. Jerry Brown (D) vetoed a bill mandating that all public universities in California carry abortion pills in student health centers beginning in 2022. His reasons had nothing to do with the ethics of abortion but rather that there was no need, …Continue reading "Gov. Brown surprisingly vetoes bill mandating abortion pills at all public California university student health centers"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. My family and I will be on our vacation through September 7. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best of the best” — the stories our readers have told us they especially liked. The Daily Californian, an independent student run newspaper …Continue reading "California assembly committee passes measure requiring public college student medical services to provide chemical abortions"
By Wesley J. Smith Not content with legalizing assisted suicide for the terminally ill if they independently decide they want hastened death, the California Legislature has voted to allow people to encourage and persuade the dying to take prescribed poison pills. AB 282 states: Section 401 of the Penal Code is amended to read: (a) …Continue reading "California Okays Encouraging Assisted Suicide"