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A federal appeals court suspended Virginia’s ban on partial-birth abortion last week.  American Family Association reports that Republican Jim Kolbe of Arizona is set to make history Tuesday when he will become the first openly […]
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LIFESITE NEWSBYTES

In Winnipeg, Manitoba the Court of Queen’s bench is dropping the landmark assisted-suicide case against an ailing Winnipeg senior. Bert Doerksen, 83, was to go to trial Tuesday for allegedly helping his wife, Susan, 78, […]
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CHARGES AGAINST THIRD PRO-LIFE CANADIAN JOURNALIST DROPPED

TORONTO, July 31 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Sue Careless, one of the three journalists arrested while photographing the October 1999 protest by Linda Gibbons at a Toronto abortuary, had the charges against her withdrawn Thursday. After nine […]
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CANADIAN AD STANDARDS COUNCIL NIXES PRO-LIFE AD

BURNABY, BC, July 31 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Advertising Standards Canada (ASC), a national industry self-regulatory association, has deemed pro-life advertisements in BC “defamatory” according to a press release by the pro-abortion group Pro-Choice Action Network. According […]
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NDP LEADER CLAMOURS FOR ABORTION IN PEI

CHARLOTTETOWN, July 31 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Prince Edward Island NDP Leader Herb Dickieson is clamouring for abortion to come to the only Canadian province free from the scourge of abortion. The Journal Pioneer reported Friday that […]
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POLICE REFUSE TO ENFORCE POLITICAL BUBBLE-ZONE

VANCOUVER, July 28 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Vancouver Sun reports today that police in Vancouver chose not to enforce a new no-protest bubble-zone around the site of an abortion clinic scheduled to open next week. The […]
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