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Chicago Court Rules Dead IVF Embryo a “Human Being”

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by Hilary White Mon Feb 07 12:15 EST Comments (0)

CHICAGO, February 7, 2005 (LifeSiteNews.com) - In a case that could shake the in vitro fertilization and abortion industries, a Chicago court has ruled that an embryo that was killed in a fertility clinic was a “human being,” and the parents are…

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Obama-appointed federal judge says Ohio must recognize out-of-state same-sex ‘marriages’

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by Catherine Briggs Thu Apr 17 15:43 EST Comments (0)

Judge Timothy Black

CINCINNATI, OH, April 17, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – On Monday, an Obama-appointed federal judge ruled that Ohio authorities must recognize same-sex “marriages” contracted outside the state. Ohio currently bans such unions.

Judge Timothy Black…

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True marriage supporters ‘not welcome’ in New York: councilman

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by Catherine Briggs Thu Apr 17 15:35 EST Comments (5)

Councilman Daniel Dromm

NEW YORK, April 17, 2014, (LifeSiteNews.com) – A New York City councilman has effectively told traditional marriage supporters they are “not welcome” in the Big Apple.

In response to Chick-fil-A’s proposed plans to expand their business and set…

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Illinois rejects ban on reparative therapy for minors with same-sex attraction

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by Kirsten Andersen Thu Apr 17 15:27 EST Comments (1)

SPRINGFIELD, IL, April 17, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Illinois House voted last week to reject a bill that would have banned reparative therapy for minors with unwanted same-sex attraction (SSA).  It is the fifth state to vote down a ban on the…

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Pennsylvania Planned Parenthood reschedules abortions to dodge inspectors

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by Jill Stanek Thu Apr 17 15:14 EST Comments (0)

An informant from the Planned Parenthood Keystone affiliate in Pennsylvania has slipped me some fascinating new documents.

Recall Pennsylvania is the home of infanticide abortionist Kermit Gosnell, convicted  in May 2013 of first degree murder…

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Catholic Relief Services pro-abortion grantee wins UN Population Fund Award

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by Kirsten Andersen Thu Apr 17 14:51 EST Comments (2)

BALTIMORE, MD, April 17, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A pro-abortion grantee of Catholic Relief Services has been announced as the winner of the 2014 United Nations Population Award.  The award is given to organizations that demonstrate outstanding…

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Conservative pro-life MP Vellacott supports NDP palliative care motion

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by Thaddeus Baklinski Thu Apr 17 14:03 EST Comments (0)

Conservative MP Maurice Vellacott

OTTAWA, April 17, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Support for a motion tabled by an NDP Member of Parliament calling on the federal government to establish a pan-Canadian palliative and end-of-life care policy is growing after its first hour of debate…

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Health Canada decision on RU-486 stalled until 2015: report

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by Peter Baklinski Thu Apr 17 13:43 EST Comments (0)

Health Minister Rona Ambrose

OTTAWA, Ontario, April 17, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Health Canada’s decision whether to forbid or allow RU-486, described by abortion advocates as the “gold standard” of abortion pills, may not happen until 2015, a Canadian news agency is…

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Troubled Maryland abortionist receives 3-month suspension for operating unlicensed facility

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by Cheryl Sullenger Thu Apr 17 12:56 EST Comments (0)

FORESTVILLE, MD, April 17, 2014 (OperationRescue.org) – Maryland abortionist Harold O. Alexander has once again had his medical license suspended for three months, according to a consent order issued by the Maryland Board of Physicians (MDBP) on…

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This is not equality

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by Wendy Wright Thu Apr 17 11:34 EST Comments (2)

April 17, 2014 (Turtle Bay and Beyond) - In Nigeria, gunmen kidnapped more than 100 schoolgirls and torched the surrounding town on Tuesday. A day before, a deadly blast killed 71 people. A day later, 18 people were killed in another attack.

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David Cameron is right about loving one’s neighbour but has he missed the whole point of Easter?

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by Peter Saunders Thu Apr 17 11:30 EST Comments (0)

Tony Blair’s spin doctor Alistair Campbell famously said that the Labour government didn’t ‘do God’ but the Prime Minister’s Easter address to church leaders has him trending on twitter as #CameronJesus. Today he has called for Christians to be…

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Maundy Thursday and the marriage battle

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by John Stonestreet Thu Apr 17 11:21 EST Comments (0)

April 17, 2014 (BreakPoint) - Last year at the March for Marriage on the National Mall, my friend Eric Teetsel, executive director of the Manhattan Declaration, opened his speech with the facetious question, “Is anyone else out there on the wrong…

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Are some photos of abortion victims too gory?

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by Jill Stanek Thu Apr 17 10:51 EST Comments (8)

Monica Miller, PhD, Director of Citizens for a Pro-life Society, has sparked conversation recently within pro-life activist circles, asking us to reevaluate which photos of abortion victims we display in their necessary role of helping end…

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Pro-abortion leaders join pro-lifers in calling for transparency on Obamacare’s abortion coverage

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by Dustin Siggins Thu Apr 17 10:49 EST Comments (1)

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 17, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) -- Throughout 2013, pro-life Republicans pushed for more transparency on abortion coverage in the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Now, they are being joined by the Guttmacher Institute and Think…

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Extreme abortion-on-demand bill killed in Colorado Senate

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by Dustin Siggins Thu Apr 17 10:40 EST Comments (1)

DENVER, CO, April 17, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) -- A bill that would have prevented any pro-life laws from being enacted in Colorado is no longer being considered by the state's Senate.

Described as being "spiked" by The Denver Post, Senate Bill…

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