May 16, 2018

Louisiana House Passes 15-Week Bill

The Louisiana House strongly supported a bill Tuesday that would prohibit abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy. Louisiana is the second state to attempt to prohibit abortions after 15 weeks. Mississippi passed a similar law in March, but a judge blocked it after the last abortion facility in the state sued. Read more...

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Planned Parenthood Challenges Iowa Law

A lawsuit challenging the nation's most restrictive abortion law was filed in Iowa, a state that for years was largely left out of Republican efforts to overturn abortion protections and where the Democratic attorney general has refused to defend the law. If allowed to take effect, the law would ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected, around the sixth week of pregnancy, a point when, abortion-rights groups say, many women don't know that they are pregnant. Read more...

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Pro-Life Violence Report Labeled 'Fake News'

Pro-life advocates are labeling as "fake news" a report by a pro-abortion organization that alleged a "significant increase in activities aimed at disrupting [abortion] services and intimidating patients and providers." The pro-life advocates are upset that the report's "lies" were uncritically picked up and circulated by mainstream media. Read more...

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May 05, 2018

Iowa Passes 'Fetal Heartbeat' Abortion Ban

Iowa’s Republican-controlled legislature passed the most restrictive abortion ban in the United States, outlawing the procedure after a fetal heartbeat is detected, often at six weeks and before a woman realizes she is pregnant. The legislation is aimed at triggering a challenge to Roe v. Wade, the U.S. Supreme Court’s 1973 landmark decision which established that women have a constitutional right to an abortion, activists on both sides of the issue said. Read more...

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Minnesota Senate Passes 'Ultrasound' Bill

Mainstream pro-life legislation to ensure women’s right to view their ultrasound was approved by the Minnesota Senate today. The informed consent measure has the strong support of Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL), the state’s oldest and largest pro-life organization. S.F. 2849, authored by Sen. Michelle Benson, R-Ham Lake, would simply allow women to view their ultrasound prior to an abortion, if an ultrasound is performed. The legislation would require the physician or person performing the procedure to offer the woman the opportunity to view her ultrasound as it is being done. Read more...

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U2 Comes Out as Pro-Abortion

The popular Irish band U2 tweeted its support for repealing Ireland’s pro-life Eighth Amendment and legalizing abortion on demand across the Emerald Isle. U2’s lead singer Bono is known around the world for openly proclaiming Christianity as his faith. There is even a “U2-charist” movement aimed at normalizing U2 songs as church music. Read more...


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