October 16, 2017

Pro-Life Avocate Jim Rudd Dead at 64

Pro-life advocate and former street preacher James L. (Jim) Rudd passed away October 15, 2017 in Albany, Georgia after an extended illness. He was 64. Rudd was the former editor and owner of the original Covenant News website which featured news and editorials about abortion and other issues facing today's church. Read more...

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October 12, 2017

ACLA Wants Abortion Pills in Pharmacies

Women should be able to get abortion-inducing drugs at their local pharmacies in addition to abortion facilities, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) argues in a new lawsuit. The group sued on behalf of a Hawaii abortionist and three medical entities against federal regulations of the drug RU-486, also known as mifepristone and the brand name Mifeprex. Under Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations of Mifeprex, abortionists must order, carry and dispense the drug themselves or send women to a clinic, medical office or hospital that carries it. Read more...

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Twitter Blocks Pro-Life Campaign Ad

Twitter has blocked a campaign ad by Republican Senate candidate Marsha Blackburn a current representative from Tennessee asserting that it contained an "inflammatory statement" about abortion that could no longer be promoted on the site. In the ad, Blackburn states that, during her time in Congress, she "fought Planned Parenthood, and we stopped the sale of baby body parts," referencing her role as chair of the House Select Investigative Panel on Infant Lives. Read more...

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Apple Removes Pro-Life App From Store

Apple approved and subsequently removed an app from the App Store after criticism from abortion activists and liberal media outlets. As Human Coalition informs LifeNews, it released a mobile app allowing pro-life individuals and church groups to pray for Human Coalition's abortion-seeking clients, who remain anonymous, in real time. The app, "Human Coalition," was available for android devices in the Google Play Store, and in the Apple App Store for iOS. Read more...

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October 04, 2017

House Passes Late-Term Abortion Ban

The House of Representatives approved a pro-life bill that bans abortions from after 20-weeks of pregnancy up to the day of birth. The vote for the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act broke down on mostly partisan lines with Republicans supporting the ban on late-term abortions and Democrats opposing it. The House approved the bill on a 237-189 vote. Should the Senate approve the bill, President Donald Trump would sign the pro-life bill into law. Read more...

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Carhart's Late-Term Abortion Clinic Closes

A Maryland abortion clinic known for providing late-term abortions is not only closing its doors it's being sold to a pro-life group. CBN News has been reporting on the Leroy Carhart clinic since it first set up shop seven years ago at Germantown Reproductive Health Services in Maryland. Carhart's practice was originally based in Nebraska, but after the state banned late-term abortions past 20 weeks, he relocated. Read more...

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Group Wants a Pro-Life HHS Secretary

Leading pro-life organizations are asking President Trump to nominate a pro-life advocate as the next Secretary for the Department of Health and Human Services. President Donald Trump is considering a new appointment in the wake of the resignation by pro-life former Congressman Tom Price. With extensive purview over abortion issues as they relate to conscience protections, abortion funding and other concerns, leading pro-life advocates want to ensure that the next secretary of the department is pro-life. Read more...

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September 28, 2017

Judge Roy Wins US Senate Primary

Roy Moore won a landslide victory against Sen. Luther Strange in a primary runoff for Alabama's open senate seat on Tuesday. At 9:18 p.m. EST, the Senate Leadership Fund, a GOP superpac, conceded the race. The New York Times announced that Moore won at 9:27 p.m. EST, with 45 percent of precincts reporting. Moore is the former Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court. He is known for his staunchly pro-life, pro-marriage views and support of Christianity in the public square. Read more...

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Late-Term Ban a 'High Priority'

A bill proposing to ban late-term abortions is a "high priority" for President Donald Trump, according to one pro-life leader who met with him recently. It's a bill she's hoping the media will cover. On Tuesday, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) held a press conference with pro-life leaders and politicians to announce an Oct. 3 vote on the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act in the U.S. House of Representatives. Read more...

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New App Hopes to Mobilize Pro-Lifers

One of the world's most successful pro-life organizations at shutting down abortion clinics has just released an app to mobilize pro-lifers to get the job done even better. 40 Days for Life just released the "40 Days for Life App" (free at the App store and on Google Play) to connect pro-lifers around the globe in their efforts to pray, fast, and make around-the-clock vigils at abortion clinics globally. Read more...

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September 21, 2017

NY Attorney General Attacks Pro-Lifers

The Thomas More Society attorneys are defending a group of peaceful pro-life advocates from Queens against New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman in a federal lawsuit that accuses them of threats and violence against abortion clinic patients. Last week the Thomas More Society filed a motion to dismiss the New York Attorney General's lawsuit. The motion argues that the lawsuit is without merit because it is actually an assault on the First Amendment rights of pro-life sidewalk counselors. Read more...

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Red Rose Rescue Activists Arrested

Ten pro-life activists, including two Catholic priests, were arrested this morning at a Michigan and a Virginia abortion facility while attempting to persuade women not to abort their unborn children. Read more...

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