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Dr. Tiller’s old abortion facility performed 1,200 abortions last year

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by Ben Johnson Thu Apr 03 13:23 EST Comments (1)

Julie Burkhart promises to tell the truth
Julie Burkhart promises to tell the truth

WICHITA, KS, April 3, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Wichita abortion facility that once housed Dr. George Tiller's late-term abortion office performed 1,200 abortions last year, the new owner has announced.

South Wind Women's Center (SWWC) in…

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Tags: cheryl chastine, julie burkhart, kansas, wichita

BET star Tasha Smith competes on Food Network’s ‘Chopped.’ Her ‘charity’? Planned Parenthood

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by Ben Johnson Thu Apr 03 11:37 EST Comments (3)

Tasha Smith during her brief stint on
Tasha Smith during her brief stint on "Chopped"

HOLLYWOOD, CA, April 3, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Food Network program Chopped allows celebrities to showcase their culinary skills and compete for a $50,000 prize to be awarded to the charity of their choice. On Sunday's episode Tasha Smith,…

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Tags: food network, planned parenthood, tasha smith

Mississippi poised to become the next state to ban abortions after 20 weeks

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by Ben Johnson Wed Apr 02 16:02 EST Comments (1)

Gov. Phil Bryant
Gov. Phil Bryant

JACKSON, MS, April 2, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Mississippi is poised to become the next state to bar abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy. Gov. Phil Bryant announced he intends to sign a bill that passed the state legislature by wide margins.

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Tags: fetal pain, mississippi, phil bryant

New lawsuit filed to stop enforcement of Texas pro-life law and save state from ‘darkness’

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by Ben Johnson Wed Apr 02 15:10 EST Comments (0)

AUSTIN, TX, April 2, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Abortion advocates today have filed a second lawsuit against Texas H.B. 2, asking a judge to halt the enforcement of a law they say could close another dozen abortion facilities statewide.

Planned…

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Tags: admitting privileges, center for reproductive rights, texas

Breaking: Ninth Circuit Court suspends Arizona’s pro-life RU-486 regulations

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by Ben Johnson Wed Apr 02 13:53 EST Comments (0)

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, April 2, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has suspended an Arizona law regulating medication abortions, a provision that could have closed at least one abortion facility.

The law restricted the use…

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Tags: arizona, judicial activism, ru-486

Pro-life sidewalk counselor gunned down as wife prepares to deliver their first child

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by Ben Johnson Wed Apr 02 13:18 EST Comments (23)

INDIANAPOLIS, IN, April 2, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A 24-year-old sidewalk counselor was gunned down in cold blood early Monday morning, and police have no idea why.

Nathan Trapuzzano was a beloved figure in his Indianapolis neighborhood, often…

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Tags: crime, indiana, nathan trapuzzano, sidewalk counseling

Obama gives rosary blessed by Pope Francis to Nancy Pelosi

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by Ben Johnson Wed Apr 02 10:16 EST Comments (44)

WASHINGTON, D.C. April 2, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – During their first-ever meeting last week, Pope Francis gave President Barack Obama a blessed rosary. Yesterday, Obama gave that rosary to Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi.

Pelosi is perhaps the…

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Tags: barack obama, canon 915, nancy pelosi, pope francis

New Democratic National Committee CEO is former leader of pro-abortion EMILY’s List

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by Ben Johnson Tue Apr 01 16:48 EST Comments (1)

Amy Dacey playing cards with John Kerry
Amy Dacey playing cards with John Kerry

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 1, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Democratic Party has tapped a stalwart of the abortion industry with ties to a powerful left-wing labor union to lead its party's organizational structure.

Amy Dacey, the new CEO of the…

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Tags: amy dacey, democrats, democrats for life of america dfla, emily's list

Doctor had sex with patient, then gave her the morning-after pill

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by Ben Johnson Tue Apr 01 13:06 EST Comments (1)

Dr. Peter Rubin
Dr. Peter Rubin

DIDCOT, OXFORDSHIRE, UK, April 1, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A British doctor could have his name struck from the medical register after allegedly having sex with a patient, prescribing her the morning-after pill, and concealing the prescription in…

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Tags: morning after pill

Washington Post: Democrat Party leader lies that 60% of women use contraceptives for health reasons

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by Ben Johnson Tue Apr 01 11:13 EST Comments (4)

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 1, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Washington Post has awarded two Pinocchios to a Democratic Party leader for claiming that most women use contraception for reasons other than birth control.

Florida Congresswoman Debbie…

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Filmmakers want to make $2.1m ‘true crime’ movie about Kermit Gosnell

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by Ben Johnson Mon Mar 31 09:11 EST Comments (6)

HOLLYWOOD, March 31, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Kermit Gosnell's story had a hard time breaking through the national news media filter. Documentary filmmakers are hoping a TV movie will have better luck.

Three journalists who focused on exposing…

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Tags: hollywood, house of horrors, kermit gosnell, media bias

Family that starved baby to death pushing Texas to legalize euthanasia

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by Ben Johnson Fri Mar 28 13:46 EST Comments (31)

Baby Natalie being deprived of nutrition
Baby Natalie being deprived of nutrition

PORTLAND, TX, March 28, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A family is campaigning for Texas to legalize euthanasia after starving a 21-month-old girl to death.

Brad Newton's granddaughter, Natalie, fell into the family's swimming pool when she was…

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Tags: brad newton, euthanasia, texas, texas right to life

‘Unconditional love’: Terri Schiavo Network honors Jahi McMath’s family

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by Ben Johnson Fri Mar 28 11:29 EST Comments (0)

PHILADELPHIA, PA, March 28, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Thankfully, few families know what it is like to fight the medical establishment to assure a loved one declared brain dead continues to receive care and treatment. But Jahi McMath's family is…

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Man whose separated wife ordered feeding tube removed given a second chance at life

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by Ben Johnson Thu Mar 27 18:45 EST Comments (5)

Judge John B. McMaster
Judge John B. McMaster

ROUND ROCK, TX, March 27, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A Texas judge this morning gave a man a second chance at life, granting temporary custody to his parents instead of his estranged wife.

Terry Andrew Mace of Colorado was working in Texas on…

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Tags: euthanasia, texas

Key provisions of Texas pro-life law upheld by appeals court

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by Ben Johnson Thu Mar 27 18:25 EST Comments (1)

The judges ruled that requiring abortionists to have admitting privileges and to follow the FDA-approved use of abortion-inducing drugs “on its face does not impose an undue burden on the life and health of a woman.”

NEW ORLEANS, LA, March 27, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Two key provisions of Texas' hotly debated pro-life law have been upheld by an all-female panel of judges from a U.S. Appeals Court today in a ruling that invoked the notorious case of…

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Tags: abortion pill, admitting privileges, texas

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