Editor’s note. This appears in the October digital edition of National Right to Life News. You can read this and every other story and column in the “pro-life newspaper of record” at www.nrlc.org/uploads/NRLNews/NRLNEWSOCT2014.pdf. By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D., NRL Director of Research and Education For all its talk of “letting women decide,” Planned Parenthood …Continue reading "Planned Parenthood investing $1.6 million in effort to stop TN ballot measure"
By Susan Allen All eyes are on Tennessee. Tennessee is known as the Volunteer State, Music City USA, home of Elvis Presley, Beale Street, the buckle of the Bible belt, and the Great Smokey Mountains. Now it has another moniker…abortion destination of the Southeast. Tennessee ranks as the third state nationally for out of …Continue reading "All eyes are on Tennessee"
90% of Reported Campaign Funds Supplied by Abortion Clinics Editor’s note. The following comes from “Yes on 1,” a reference to an amendment to the Tennessee Constitution which would nullify a 2000 decision by the Tennessee Supreme Court which wrongly claimed a “fundamental right to abortion” in the state Constitution. It is on the …Continue reading "Abortion Facilities Continue To Fund ‘Vote No’ Campaign"
By C. Brent Boles, M.D. The debate regarding abortion has always been an emotional and highly charged discussion. The people of Tennessee are not served well, however, by opinion pieces such as “Abortion amendment bad news for women,” June 4. Nor are we served well by recent full-page advertisements that compared Amendment 1 supporters …Continue reading "Abortions in Tennessee lack safeguards"
Newspaper Ads Across the State Disregard Facts, Victims of Taliban Regime Editor’s note. This update was provided by “yes on 1” Calling themselves “Tennesseans for Preservation of Personal Privacy, Inc.,” well-funded pro-abortion opponents of Amendment 1 paid for large ads to be placed in papers across the state on Sunday, May 25. Each ad …Continue reading "Pro-Abortion Activists Attack Amendment 1, Calling Pro-Life Supporters “Tennessee Taliban”"
One year ahead of election day November 2014, pro-life advocates in Tennessee are kicking off efforts to pass an amendment to the Tennessee Constitution, a pro-life amendment which would nullify a 2000 decision by the Tennessee Supreme Court which wrongly claimed a “fundamental right to abortion” in the state Constitution. At a benefit dinner last …Continue reading "Pro-life supporters launch campaign to pass “Amendment 1” to Tennessee Constitution"