British Columbia Government Releases Overview of Controversial Pro-Gay School Curriculum

By Elizabeth O’Brien VANCOUVER, BC, August 1, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A new course that defends homosexuality and teaches students about the evils of discrimination based on sexual orientation is being piloted in BC high schools this fall. The course, a draft overview of which was released today, is part of a comprehensive pro-gay revamp of the entire BC curriculum. In response to a case filed with the Human Rights Tribunal in 1999 by gay couple Murray and Peter Corren, the BC government decided last year to introduce new curricula from Kindergarten to Grade 12 that would be “inclusive” and homosexual-friendly. […]
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Louisiana Woman Arrested for Narcotic “Distribution” to Unborn Child

By Peter J. Smith OUACHITA, Louisiana, August 1, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Authorities arrested and charged a Louisiana woman yesterday for taking illegal narcotics that harmed her unborn child reports the Louisiana Gannett News. The case is particularly interesting to pro-life advocates since justice will depend on whether state courts will recognize the newborn daughter of Rebecca Thompson, 26, as a person before birth, the period when the crime occurred. Sheriff’s deputies charged Thompson on one count each of distribution of cocaine to a person under age 18 and second-degree cruelty to a juvenile. Deputies booked Thompson into the Ouachita Correctional […]
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Hospital Keeps Fetus in Pathology Lab, Lies to Mother and Says It was Cremated

By Elizabeth O’Brien SOUTHAMPTON, United Kingdom, August 1, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A National Health Service hospital lied to the mother of a miscarried baby, saying that they had cremated her child’s body, when it was actually being stored in their pathology lab. 33-year old Lisa Bertelsen from Millbrook, Southampton wanted to have a memorial ceremony for her baby that she naturally miscarried in December of last year. The hospital contacted her to say that they still had the child’s remains after preserving the body for sixth months.   In an interview with UK’s Daily Echo, Bertelsen stated, “We were going […]
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Maryland Faces Lawsuit as it Approves Schools Teaching Anal Sex, Transgenderism, as Normal

ANNAPOLIS, August 1, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A public school district’s program promoting anal sex, homosexuality, bisexuality, and transvestitism as normal sexual variations was recently approved by the Maryland State Board of Education despite strenuous opposition from several pro-family groups. Montgomery County Public School’s controversial sexuality curriculum for eighth and tenth grade students is the result of pressure by homosexual advocacy groups.   In response, the Thomas More Law Center, a national public interest law firm based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, announced today that it will assist the pro-family groups in their appeal of the Education Board’s decision to the Montgomery […]
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Children’s Aid Has No Duty to Families, Only Child: Supreme Court of Canada

By John Jalsevac OTTAWA, Ontario, August 1, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A recent ruling by the Supreme Court of Canada has some pro-family groups concerned, after the Court argued that child welfare services have no duty to the families of children, but only exclusively to the child. The Court made the ruling in response to a lawsuit filed by the parents of a girl who was removed from her home over a decade ago. Known only as R.D., the girl was taken from her home in January of 1995, at the age of 14. She was removed from her home on […]
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