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VIDEO: Sun News’ Brian Lilley slams arrest of pro-family activists at U of Regina

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Today's blog posts:

Embryo value debated in Europe too - Wesley J. Smith

Another healthy UK woman flies to Switzerland for euthanasia - Wesley J. Smith

Illinois abortion clinic closes after pro-life campaign - John Jansen

Another Catholic school embroiled in battle over Church teaching on sexuality

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by Kirsten Andersen Wed Apr 16 18:14 EST Comments (36)

Fr. Rocky Hoffman

WAKEFIELD, RI, April 16, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Another controversy has erupted at a Roman Catholic school after students and parents reacted with outrage to Church teaching on sexuality as presented at a school assembly.

Father Francis…

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Fredericton Morgentaler Clinic drops funding lawsuit against New Brunswick gvmt

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by Colin Kerr Wed Apr 16 17:47 EST Comments (2)

The Morgentaler Clinic in Fredericton

FREDERICTON, New Brunswick, April 16, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The only private abortuary in the Maritime Provinces has made the news again this week, announcing that it is dropping its lawsuit against the Province of New Brunswick.

The suit…

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Pro-abortion Wendy Davis losing among women voters in Texas: new poll

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by Kirsten Andersen Wed Apr 16 16:03 EST Comments (11)

AUSTIN, TX, April 16, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A new survey by a liberal polling firm is bad news for Wendy Davis, the Democratic would-be governor of Texas who rose to national prominence after filibustering a bill to restrict abortions in the…

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Hospital let 22-week preemie die despite mother’s urgent pleas

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by Peter Baklinski Wed Apr 16 15:15 EST Comments (22)

Tracy Godwin

ESSEX, UK, April 16, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A UK hospital has apologized to a woman four years after doctors and staff let her 22-week premature son die in her arms within an hour of being born, despite the mother’s urgent pleas for help.

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Eating unworthily of the Tree of Life

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by Michael Hichborn, American Life League Wed Apr 16 14:54 EST Comments (0)

April 16, 2014 (ALL.org) - In the Garden of Eden, as all Christians know, Adam and Eve brought the curse of death upon all mankind by eating the fruit from the tree forbidden by God—the tree of knowledge of good and evil. The tree was in the…

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Colorado State Senate to vote on abortion bill tonight after one-day delay

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by Dustin Siggins Wed Apr 16 14:38 EST Comments (0)

Denver Archbishop Samuel Aquila

DENVER, CO, April 15, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) -- Over the weekend, Archbishop Samuel Aquila asked Catholics in the Archdiocese of Denver to pray that an abortion-on-demand bill would fail in the state Senate. Yesterday, he asked those same…

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US bishops urge caution in dealing with Girl Scouts

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by Dustin Siggins Wed Apr 16 14:30 EST Comments (15)

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 16, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) -- A USCCB report two years in the making says that "attentiveness" is needed in regard to some practices of the Girl Scouts that go against Catholic doctrine.

In the report, the Committee on…

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Judge rejects Morgentaler abortion center’s application to intervene in Linda Gibbons appeals

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by Tony Gosgnach Wed Apr 16 13:20 EST Comments (11)

TORONTO, April 16, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A judge has rejected an application by the Toronto Morgentaler abortion center (carrying the corporate name “Lexogest Inc.”) to act as an intervenor in upcoming appeals by Linda Gibbons of her criminal…

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Excommunicate Catholic pro-abort Justin Trudeau, says outspoken newswoman

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by Peter Baklinski Wed Apr 16 13:07 EST Comments (17)

Sun News Network's Faith Goldy

TORONTO, April 16, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Sun News contributor Faith Goldy made the case last week during primetime that Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau, who calls himself Catholic, should be formally excommunicated from the Catholic…

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Italian court rules that Tuscan city must accept gay ‘marriage’ contracted in New York

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by Hilary White, Rome Correspondent Wed Apr 16 12:42 EST Comments (1)

ROME, April 16, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A court in the Tuscan city of Grosseto has ordered the city council to accept the “marriage” of two men, the first time such a union has been given juridical recognition in Italy.

Giancarlo Cerrelli,…

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Embryo value debated in Europe too

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by Wesley J. Smith Wed Apr 16 12:29 EST Comments (3)

Pro embryo-destructive research activists are often so irrational. They claim than an embryo isn’t an embryo but merely a “bunch of cells.” Well, for the reductionist minded, so are they.

They claim that an embryo is no…

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Another healthy UK woman flies to Switzerland for euthanasia

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by Wesley J. Smith Wed Apr 16 12:25 EST Comments (2)

The UK media has reported the case of a third healthy elderly woman in the last several weeks having flown to Switzerland to be made dead. From the Express story:

ANOTHER British woman has been helped to die at a Swiss…

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Teen girl launches line of modest, age-appropriate bras for tweens and young teens

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by Kirsten Andersen Wed Apr 16 12:12 EST Comments (3)

Megan Grassell

WILSON, WY, April 16, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – “’Mary Margaret, you can't wear that!’ I whispered to my 13 year old sister in the dressing room as she tried on a leopard push-up bra that was as empty and as fake as the ad on the wall beside…

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