St. Louis’ “Abortion Ordinance” violates state and federal laws, Judge Audrey Fleissig rules

By Dave Andrusko Last year NRL News Today ran a series of stories about a St. Louis city ordinance which opponents decried as establishing St. Louis as an “Abortion Sanctuary City” (for example, here and here). A nonprofit maternity home, a Catholic elementary school, and a businessman filed a lawsuit against St. Louis Ordinance 70459, which …

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California Pro-Life Centers Waiting on Supreme Court to Take Up First Amendment Challenge

By Jay Hobbs Will California’s 200 pro-life pregnancy centers and medical clinics be forced by the state to advertise taxpayer-funded abortions on their own dime? The answer will have to wait until at least Sept. 25, after the U.S. Supreme Court held off on taking a statewide challenge in Thursday’s round of petition reviews. Leaders …

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Judge rules ‘Choose Life’ license plates violate the First Amendment

By Ben Johnson Editor’s note. This first appeared at www.lifesitenews.com/news/judge-rules-choose-life-license-plates-violate-the-first-amendment CHARLOTTE, December 10, 2012-– North Carolina women are free to choose abortion, but not pro-life license plates. A federal judge has ruled the state can only sell a “Choose Life” vanity plate if it also offers a pro-abortion alternative. U.S. District Judge James C. Fox …

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