VATICAN USES STRONG WORDS TO DENOUNCE EMBRYO SCREENING

VATICAN, Feb 27 (LSN) – Bishop Elio Sgreccia, the vice-president of the Pontifical Academy for Life, reinforced the pope's condemnation of prenatal screening and killing of embryos,  in an address to the Academy Thursday. He […]
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CHARGES DROPPED IN HALIFAX EUTHANASIA CASE

HALIFAX, Feb 27 (LSN) – Nova Scotia Provincial Court Judge Hughes Randall threw out the murder charge against Halifax respirologist Nancy Morrison, accused of the “mercy-killing”  of patient Paul Mills at the city’s QEII Health […]
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COURT ALLOWS RELEASE FROM HOSPITAL TO COMMIT SUICIDE

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb 27 (LSN) – On Wednesday, Grand Rapids’ Metropolitan Hospital requested permission to hold a 21-year-old in treatment, since he was threatening to kill himself with the help of suicide advocate Jack Kevorkian. […]
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OREGON CITIZENS FORCED TO PAY FOR ASSISTED SUICIDE

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb 27 (LSN) – On Thursday the Oregon Health Services Commission voted 10-1 to cover assisted suicide as a medical service for low-income residents under the state's health plan.  Oregon’s “Death with Dignity […]
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TIE VOTE IN SPANISH PARLIAMENT HALTS ABORTION DEBATE

MADRID, Spain, Feb 27 (LSN) – On Tuesday, the Spanish Parliament voted on whether to allow debate of two bills proposing to “liberalize” the Spanish abortion law.  The bills would introduce the notion of “psychological […]
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ONTARIO TORIES DISCUSS ABORTION

COLLINGWOOD, Ont., Feb 26 (LSN) – Ontario Conservatives began a caucus meeting Wednesday wherein some backbench MPP’s raised the abortion issue. As reported on Tuesday,  Tory MPP Frank Klees called for his party to focus […]
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PERU STERILIZATION CAMPAIGN EXPOSED

WASHINGTON, D.C., Feb 26 (LSN) – On Tuesday the Population Research Institute (PRI) issued a press release exposing a horrendous campaign to sterilize women in Peru.  In a program linked to the US Agency for […]
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SPAIN OKAYS RU486 ABORTION PILL

MADRID, Feb 26 (LSN) – According to Spanish journalists, Spain’s Health Commission requested that the Ministry of Health approve distribution of the abortion pill RU486.  Reports indicate that the Ministry agreed to the request within […]
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POPE SPEAKS ON GENETIC RESEARCH

VATICAN CITY, Feb 25 (LSN) – Yesterday, Pope John Paul II addressed the Pontifical Academy for Life, who are studying the theme “The Human Genome: Human Personality and the Society of the Future” in their […]
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