Tag: Pro-Life

Supreme Court blocks Louisiana law that would restrict abortion providers

Supreme Court blocks Louisiana law that would restrict abortion providers

| Carol Zimmermann | February 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Supreme Court blocked a Louisiana law requiring abortion providers to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals Feb. 7.

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Vermont bishop says abortion bill ‘goes too far’ by allowing infanticide

Vermont bishop says abortion bill ‘goes too far’ by allowing infanticide

| Cori Fugere Urban | February 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

The bishop of the Diocese of Burlington said an abortion bill working its way through the Vermont Legislature “goes too far.”

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N.Y. abortion bill bishop called ‘Death Star’ has become law

N.Y. abortion bill bishop called ‘Death Star’ has become law

| January 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

Albany’s Catholic bishop had urged New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to stop the “Death Star” as he called a bill in the state Legislature to expand current state law on abortion that had the full backing of Cuomo, a Catholic.

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‘Deception’ guided court cases that legalized abortion, archbishop says

‘Deception’ guided court cases that legalized abortion, archbishop says

| Mark Pattison | January 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

The two Supreme Court cases that legalized abortion virtually on demand in the United States were based on “deception,” said Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann of Kansas City, Kansas.

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Archbishop calls ‘9 Days for Life’ a ‘powerful prayer initiative’

Archbishop calls ‘9 Days for Life’ a ‘powerful prayer initiative’

| January 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

The novena “9 Days for Life” is a “powerful prayer initiative” for the end to abortion and for “the respect of all human life,” said the chairman of the U.S. bishops’ Committee on Pro-Life Activities.

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Former Planned Parenthood worker says ‘power of ultrasound’ changed her

Former Planned Parenthood worker says ‘power of ultrasound’ changed her

| Kurt Jensen | January 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

When it comes to speaking her mind, Abby Johnson never holds back. Affable in a way usually described as down-home, as the mother of seven children, she finds that a certain bluntness suits her best.

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Shutdown won’t deter crowds from marching for life in nation’s capital

Shutdown won’t deter crowds from marching for life in nation’s capital

| Julie Asher | January 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Neither snow nor sleet — nor partial government shutdown — will keep pro-lifers away from the nation’s capital for the March for Life Jan. 18.

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Expectant fathers coached at Apple Valley pregnancy center

Expectant fathers coached at Apple Valley pregnancy center

| January 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

When Allen Diaz’s girlfriend — who is pregnant — visited Pregnancy Choices pregnancy help center in Apple Valley last year, it led to more help for Diaz as an expectant father than he could have imagined.

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Ohio legislature looks ahead after one vote short on abortion bill

Ohio legislature looks ahead after one vote short on abortion bill

| January 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

By one vote, the Ohio Senate failed to overturn the governor’s veto of a restrictive abortion bill.

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House budget bill repeals ‘Mexico City Policy’ on NGO abortion funding

House budget bill repeals ‘Mexico City Policy’ on NGO abortion funding

| January 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

The budget bill passed by the House of Representatives to try to end the partial government shutdown includes a provision to repeal the “Mexico City Policy” that prohibits U.S. funding of foreign nongovernmental organizations that perform or promote abortion.

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Annual ‘9 Days for Life’ prayer, action campaign takes place Jan. 14-22

Annual ‘9 Days for Life’ prayer, action campaign takes place Jan. 14-22

| December 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Conference of Catholics Bishops announced Dec. 18 the annual “9 Days for Life” prayer and action campaign will run Jan. 14 to Jan. 22.

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High court won’t hear states’ appeals over defunding Planned Parenthood

High court won’t hear states’ appeals over defunding Planned Parenthood

| December 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pro-life leaders said they were disappointed the U.S. Supreme Court declined Dec. 10 to hear appeals from Kansas and Louisiana on lower court rulings that have stopped the states from blocking Medicaid funds going to Planned Parenthood.

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