“Essence” Blasts Pregnancy Centers, Leaves Abortion Outlets Unscathed

By Katie Franklin After a major Supreme Court victory last week, pro-life pregnancy help centers once again found themselves at the center of a pro-abortion hit piece, this time from Essence.com. Clearly orchestrated by the propaganda team at NARAL Pro-Choice America, the article sports many of the abortion lobby’s same tired talking points, including an …

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NY Bill Targets Pregnancy Centers with Bogus Government Investigations

By Katie Franklin As the country awaits a massive decision that could be coming out of the Supreme Court any day now, pro-abortion politicians in New York are moving ahead with another attack on pro-life pregnancy help centers. Last week, New York Assembly member Deborah Glick introduced a bill that targets pregnancy centers with sham investigations …

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How the Healing Work of Pregnancy Centers Reveals the Truth about Abortion

By Susanne Maynes I was invited to a local social service agency luncheon to represent our clinic and explain our services. After I shared, the floor was opened for questions. I fielded a few innocuous questions, and then one woman got bold and threw down the gauntlet. “I heard you are all about ending abortion …

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Pro-abortionists lament that Pregnancy Centers are thriving in Texas

By Dave Andrusko I confess that I am both appalled and fascinated by the abortion lobby’s obsession with Pregnancy Centers/Crisis Pregnancy Centers. The language they use betrays not only their determination not to understand what these women-helping centers, but also a willingness to freely distort to the point of absurdity. When it come to talking …

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City of Baltimore asks Supreme Court to review decision striking down its law targeting pregnancy help centers

By Dave Andrusko I suppose any port in a storm. Attorneys for the city of Baltimore have asked the Supreme Court to review a unanimous decision handed down in January by the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals which simply crushed the city’s ham-handed attack on the Greater Baltimore Center for Pregnancy Concerns, a pregnancy …

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Supreme Court should uphold free speech of pro-life pregnancy centers

By Elissa Graves, Alliance Defending Freedom Editor’s note. This first appeared in the Sacramento Bee.  The U.S. Supreme Court will soon hear a case concerning a California law that compels pro-life pregnancy centers to engage in speech about abortion. Erwin Chemerinsky, dean of the UC Berkeley School of Law, recently wrote a column urging the …

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Pregnancy Centers Aren’t Just Saving Lives, But Renewing Communities

By Jen Taggart When a woman is given the chance to choose life through a pregnancy help center, it isn’t just she and her child who are transformed forever—it’s entire communities, cities and nations. That’s the message in a short film recently published by Prestonwood Pregnancy Center in Richardson, Texas. An offshoot of Prestonwood Baptist …

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Illinois Pregnancy Centers File Brief as NIFLA Case Heads to Supreme Court

By Jen Taggart Twenty-three Illinois pregnancy centers officially weighed in on National Institute of Family and Life Advocates (NIFLA) v. Becerra, an upcoming case before the U.S. Supreme Court, filing an amicus brief Jan. 11. In the brief, submitted by Chicago-based Mauck & Baker, the centers note they’ve faced similar challenges in their own state with …

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Unanimous 4th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals refuses to “weaponize the means of government,” strikes down Baltimore law targeting pregnancy care centers

By Dave Andrusko Last Friday evening, NRL News Today provided a preliminary look at the unanimous 3-0 decision by the 6th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals affirming a ruling by U.S. District Judge Marvin J. Garbis that a Baltimore ordinance targeting pregnancy care center violates the First Amendment. The decision upholding Greater Baltimore Center for …

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Two Stories to Remind You: Pregnancy Centers Matter

By Gayle Irwin Thirty-one-year-old Tosha contacted True Care Women’s Resource Center in Casper, Wyo., stating her intention to abort. Meeting with a patient advocate, she explained her reasons. “My second pregnancy was difficult, and my baby ended up with a heart defect and other abnormalities,” Tosha said. “He’s had four heart surgeries. I can’t go …

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Free Speech for Pregnancy Centers?

The Supremes Will Decide By John Stonestreet & G. Shane Morris Another critical free speech case has made its way to the Supreme Court. I’ll explain why it matters—especially to pro-life advocates. On November 13th, the Supreme Court agreed to hear a case that could potentially affect the work of crisis pregnancy centers across the …

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Google Removes False Reviews Slandering Pro-Life Centers as “Fake Abortion Clinics”

By Jay Hobbs The more abortion absolutists peddle the fiction that pro-life pregnancy centers and medical clinics are “fake abortion clinics” that lie to women, the more they’re finding—or would find if they were paying attention, anyway—that nobody’s buying the lies they’re selling. As part of the so-called “Expose Fake Clinics” campaign led by former …

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