FORCED ABORTION BY US PRISON OFFICIAL?

OAHU, Hawaii, Dec 14 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Ann Hose, a prisoner at the Oahu Community Correctional Center in Hawaii, launched a lawsuit December 1 against the state of Hawaii, Oahu Community Correctional Center and several officials of the state Department of Public Safety, over the killing of her unborn baby against her wishes.  Hose, who is in custody on bank fraud charges, was two to three months pregnant at the time of her arrest and says she “clearly informed” prison personnel of this fact. She wanted to keep her baby, but she claims that a prison nurse, over her objections, injected […]
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VATICAN CONDEMNS PROPOSED FORCED ABORTION FOR 13-YEAR OLD IN ITALY

SICILY, Dec 13 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The case of a mentally handicapped 13-year-old pregnant girl taken from her parents and put in the custody of a doctor who says she should have an abortion against her will prompted a strong condemnation by the Vatican paper, Osservatore Romano.  “The horrors of Nazi racism are back after 50 years. In this tragic affair, human reasoning has reached the heights of folly and iniquity,” said the paper.  The London Telegraph reports today that young mother, Laura, has not yet been forced to undergo the abortion procedure. The doctor is claiming that giving birth would […]
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GOV’T WOMEN’S CONFERENCE DISCRIMINATES AGAINST CONSERVATIVE WOMEN

AYLMER, Que, Dec 13 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Consultation on Gender Equality hosted by Canada’s Status of Women department openly discriminated against a representative of a conservative women’s group attending the meeting. The National Post reported Saturday that Cecilia Forsyth, a delegate from REALWomen of Canada was asked openly to leave a meeting, and was “booed” by the hoards of radical feminists present. Prior to her attendance some delegates had requested that her invitation to the gathering be withdrawn.  One delegate, demonstrating modern feminism’s hatred of opposing views, even likened Mrs.  Forsyth to a “white-supremacist.” The Post quotes Delegate Shelagh Day […]
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HOMOSEXUAL MEN DECLARED FATHERS OF PAID-FOR CHILDREN

TURLOCK, California, Dec 13 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Practicing homosexuals Barrie Drewitt, and Tony Barlow of England, made legal history in being declared the legal parents of twins born Sunday in California. A US Supreme Court judge decided to allow the two men to be placed on the birth certificates of the children as parents without mention of a mother. The baby boy and girl were the products of a paid surrogacy arrangement using the sperm of both men.  The British pair paid American company Growing Generations nearly half a million (Canadian)  dollars to produce the twins. The company, located in Turlock […]
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FEDERAL LEVY ON AUDIO RECORDING MATERIAL BEGINS JAN. 2000

OTTAWA, Dec 13 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Last year the federal government passed Bill C-32 which authorized a levy on all audio recording material to compensate the music industry for lost revenue caused by illegal copying. The Bill became law Jan. 1, 1999 but was not implemented then because of public protest received during the fall of 1998.  Charitable, non-profit and church organizations, many businesses and others that heavily use blank audio cassettes and CDs for their own purposes, completely separate from the commercial music industry, strongly objected to the levies. The initial rates proposed would have greatly increased the cost of […]
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LIBERALS TO IMPOSE INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT IN BILL C-19

OTTAWA, Dec 13, (LifeSiteNews.com) – On Friday the Liberal government introduced what may well be seen as its most dangerous piece of legislation to date, Bill C-19, which will “implement in Canada the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC).” Foreign Affairs Minister Lloyd Axworthy and Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada Anne McLellan are calling the bill the Crimes Against Humanity Act. “I am proud that Canada is the first country to introduce such comprehensive implementation legislation,” said Minister Axworthy about legislation that takes significant steps to surrendering national sovereignty to an international judicial body.  The […]
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LIFESITE NEWSBYTES

An excellent analysis of the Ontario government’s recent pro-homosexual law and its workings is available in the November/December issue of REAL Women of Canada’s newsletter. The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada (EFC) announced that it is committed to assisting Trinity Western University in its legal dispute with the BC College of Teachers now headed to the Supreme Court of Canada. See the background at: Un & IPPF Behind International Promotion of “Emergency Contraception” Evangelical leader Chuck Colson has warned his readers about the Pokemon (pocket monster) craze noting that the products are the result of the latest in high tech marketing and […]
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WEB SITES OF INTEREST

Professor Michael Schooyans has launched a new multilingual pro-life site.  Presently publishing in French, English, Spanish, Italian, German and Portuguese. Contact [email protected]   Pro-life Info-net has compiled a list of web sites for all candidates running for US President in 2000.  Gary Bauer George W. Bush Steve Forbes Orrin Hatch Alan Keyes John McCain Pat Buchanan Donald Trump Bill Bradley Al Gore
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LIFESITE NEWSBYTES

In a precedent setting ruling, the Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled that damages for the wrongful death of a preborn baby can be sought even when that baby is too young to live outside the womb (nonviable). Britain’s Conservative MP Ann Winterton put forward a Medical Treatment (Prevention of Euthanasia) Bill on Thursday saying that her bill “will make it abundantly clear to doctors that they cannot intentionally bring about the death of their patients either by action or by omission.”  The measure comes just after UK media reported widely that doctors are starving elderly patients to death in hospital.     A […]
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UN & IPPF BEHIND INTERNATIONAL PROMOTION OF “EMERGENCY CONTRACEPTION”

UNITED NATIONS, Dec 10 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The extremely rapid proliferation of abortifacient “emergency contraception” around the world in the past few years, was engineered by an international consortium of abortion supporters.  Formed in 1996 the International Consortium on Emergency Contraception includes UNDP/UNFPA/WHO/World Bank Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction (Geneva); International Planned Parenthood Federation (London); The Population Council (New York); The Concept Foundation (Bangkok); Pacific Institute for Women’s Health (Los Angeles); Pathfinder International (Boston); Population Services International (Washington, DC); and Program for Appropriate Technology in Health (PATH).  The stated objective of the group said it was […]
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