By Kathy Ostrowski, Legislative Director, Kansans for Life Oklahoma – Kansas grieves with you on the sad occasion of the opening of the South Wind Women’s Center in Oklahoma City (SWWCOC), run by Kansas abortion entrepreneur, Julie Burkhart. We grieve that more innocent, unborn babies will be brutally destroyed while an exuberant press regurgitates Burkhart’s inane …Continue reading "Kansas abortion clinic owner opens Oklahoma City site"
By Kathy Ostrowski, Legislative Director, Kansans for Life Oklahoma — Kansas grieves with you on the sad occasion of last week’s opening of the South Wind Women’s Center in Oklahoma City (SWWC-OC), run by Kansas abortion entrepreneur, Julie Burkhart. We grieve that more innocent, unborn babies will be brutally destroyed while an exuberant press regurgitates Burkhart’s …Continue reading "Kansas abortion clinic owner opens Oklahoma City site"
By Dave Andrusko Pro-life Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin yesterday signed the “Humanity of the Unborn Child Act” into law. Authored by state Rep. Ann Coody and Sen. A.J. Griffin, The Humanity of the Unborn Child Act “establishes a public education program for high school students to foster increased awareness of the growth and development of …Continue reading "Oklahoma Gov. Fallin signs ‘Humanity of the Unborn Child Act’"
By Dave Andrusko On February 11, Oklahoma County District Judge Don Andrews upheld the state’s 2014 law requiring abortionists to have admitting privileges at a hospital within 30 miles. Last Thursday The Center for Reproductive Rights (CRR) asked the Oklahoma Supreme Court to overturn Senate Bill 1848 which the CRR says is “designed to shut …Continue reading "Oklahoma’s largest abortion “provider” appeals decision abortionists must have admitting privileges"
By Dave Andrusko Nobody but nobody believes in the power of education more than pro-lifers. That is why the vote in the Oklahoma House yesterday in favor of the “Humanity of the Unborn Child Act” (HB 2797) is so encouraging. What is HB 2797? “The Humanity of the Unborn Child Act establishes a public education …Continue reading "Oklahoma House passes “Humanity of the Unborn Child Act”"
By Dave Andrusko Last August we posted a story on the decision by Oklahoma District Judge Patricia Parrish to strike down Oklahoma’s HB2684 which requires the FDA protocol to be used when abortionists dispense RU-486. But this afternoon, we learned in a brief story from the Associated Press that the Oklahoma Supreme Court overturned Judge …Continue reading "Oklahoma Supreme Court uphold law regulating administration of RU-486"
By Dave Andrusko As our regulars know, it is the nature of pro-life legislation for legislators to pass the measure followed immediately by pro-abortion legal challenges. Many times the initial rulings do not go our way, sometimes they do. As NRL News Today reported last month, in a four-page ruling, Oklahoma County District Judge Thomas …Continue reading "CRR asks Oklahoma Supreme Court to overturn pro-life Senate Bill 642"
By Dave Andrusko NRL News Today has reported in exhaustive detail about how efforts to strip high-profile abortionists of their licenses, no matter how grievous their offenses, can go on literally for decades. As we reported last year Oklahoma abortionist Naresh G. Patel was charged in a fraud cause of providing pricey abortifacients to three …Continue reading "Infamous Oklahoma abortionist finally loses his medical license"
By Dave Andrusko Last week NRL News Today reported that the New York-based Center for Reproductive Rights filed a lawsuit on behalf of a Tulsa, Oklahoma, abortionist challenging two pro-life laws. Although reports are preliminary, after hearing arguments from both sides today, District Judge Patricia Parrish upheld one law — HB 1409 — and issued …Continue reading "Judge upholds one pro-life Oklahoma law, puts a hold on second"
Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act and 72-hour reflection period By Dave Andrusko On Friday, the New York-based Center for Reproductive Rights filed a lawsuit on behalf of a Tulsa, Oklahoma, abortionist challenging two pro-life laws. The immediate issue is whether District Judge Patricia Parrish will grant a temporary injunction blocking the measures–HB1409 and …Continue reading "Tulsa abortionist challenges two pro-life Oklahoma Laws"
By Dave Andrusko This morning District Judge Patricia Parrish struck down Oklahoma’s HB2684 which requires the FDA protocol to be used when abortionists dispense RU-486. The most important FDA requirements were that the abortifacient not be used past the seventh week (a limitation which PPFA and other abortion providers freely concede they ignore); that abortionists …Continue reading "Oklahoma Judge strikes down law regulating administration of RU-486"
By Dave Andrusko When Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin signed HB 1409 into law this afternoon, it meant that there are now four states that allow women considering an abortion 72 hours to ponder this life-and-death decision. The other three states are Missouri, South Dakota, and Utah. The Sooner State is on quite a roll. Less …Continue reading "Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin signs 72 hour waiting period into law"