LifeSiteNews.com Newsbytes for Feb. 28

* Disclaimer: The linked items below or the websites at which they are located do not necessarily represent the views of LifeSiteNews.com. They are presented only for your information.   Democratic Party Insiders Believe Hillary Campaign Is Dead, According to Robert Novak  https://uspolitics.einnews.com/archive/polls   Canada just became scarier for the disabled   https://www.nationalpost.com/todays_paper/story.html?id=339209   Mike Huckabee endorses amendment to Colorado’s constitution that defines a person as a human being from the moment life begins at conception   https://www.newsmax.com/insidecover/Huckabee:_Fertilized_Egg_/2008/02/26/75667.html?s=sp&promo_code=45FE-1   Schiavo Foundation Laments Obama’s “Mistake” Comment on Terry Schiavo   https://www.zenit.org/article-21905?l=english   Peruvians Decry Protocol on Legality of Abortion – Clarify […]
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New York Judge Permits Lesbian Divorce Despite State’s Non-Recognition of Same-sex “Marriage”

By Michael Baggot   NEW YORK, February 28, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A New York judge has ruled that a lesbian known as Beth R. can pursue a divorce from Donna M., the woman that she “married” in Canada.  It is the first time in New York judicial history that a judge has allowed homosexuals to seek a divorce.    While Donna M. contends that a divorce case is impossible in a state that does not allow for same-sex “marriages,” Supreme Court Justice Laura Drager ruled the state can still recognize the marriage that took place outside of New York.    […]
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“Human Rights Watch” Targets Morocco: Urges Government to Repeal Anti-Sodomy Laws

By Matthew Cullinan Hoffman   MOROCCO, February 27, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Human Rights Watch (HRW), an organization that has long been committed to promoting homosexual behavior and abortion as human “rights”, has now targeted the government of Morocco.   The organization, working together with the “Moroccan Human Rights Association”, is “urging” the government of Morocco to repeal its laws banning sodomy. Under Moroccan law, those who are convicted of the crime can spend up to three years in prison. To pressure the government, HRW is gathering signatures for an on-line petition.   The campaign was initiated in response to the […]
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What’s Wrong with Customers Who Pray and Pay?

  What’s Wrong with  Customers Who Pray and Pay? Many LifeSiteNews readers are leaders and members of churches, from all denominations and backgrounds  They pray. When we bring a problem to their attention, LifeSiteNews readers will email and call to make their views heard.  They respond. Let them know about your product!    CHOOSE YOUR AUDIENCE Target ONLY fellow American readers, in particular states or even a certain city, or people around the world. Last year, we had over 1 million visits by American readers. See Compete.com’s report on our American audience here: https://grapher.compete.com/site_media/snapshot/lifesite.net_uv.png  A NEW MARKET Let us help YOU connect to a […]
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LifeSiteNews.com NewsBytes

* Disclaimer: The linked items below or the websites at which they are located do not necessarily represent the views of LifeSiteNews.com.  They are presented only for your information. At UN abortion is essential for “gender equality” and is the “overarching framework”  https://www.cwfa.org/articles/14775/BLI/reports/index.htm   Surgeon Accused of Speeding Death of Man to Harvest Organs  https://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,332967,00.html   Defending Life and Dignity – How, finally, to ban human cloning by Leon R. Kass  https://www.weeklystandard.com/Content/Public/Articles/000/000/014/752supcx.asp   U.N. Women’s Commission Debating Plan to Require Quotas and More Money – Appears to be paving the way for “a more radical U.S. President” when it meets […]
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Another UK Couple Rejected for Fostering Children over Religious Beliefs on Homosexuality

By Hilary White   OAKWOOD, Derby, UK, February 27, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) – In November 2007, LifeSiteNews.com reported that a Christian couple in Somerset, UK, was being forced to retire from fostering needy children on conscientious grounds after the local council imposed rules requiring them to discuss homosexuality with the children. Now a similar case is reported in Derby, in which the local council is being sued after rejecting an application from a Christian couple to assist foster children under ten years old. The Telegraph reports that Eunice and Owen Johns refused to talk to children about homosexuality as though it […]
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Canadian Human Rights Commissions under Unprecedented Scrutiny for Attacks on Freedom of Expression

By Hilary White   TORONTO, February 27, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Pressure is mounting against the Canadian Human Rights Commissions. In recent days a federal court has criticised the Commissions for long-term incompetence and a Canadian Journalists’ group has come out in support of defendants Maclean’s magazine, Mark Steyn and Ezra Levant.   A federal court judge has lambasted the Canadian Human Rights Commission (CHRC) for taking 23 years to come to a conclusion in a case involving equal pay for female postal workers.   In 1983, the Public Service Alliance of Canada alleged that Canada Post’s mostly female clerical workers […]
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US Senate Passes Pro-Life Amendment to Indian Health Care Bill

By Thaddeus M. Baklinski   WASHINGTON, DC, February 27, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The US Senate has approved, by a 52-42 vote, an amendment to the Indian Health Care Improvement Act, sponsored by Senator David Vitter (R-Louisiana), which will prevent Indian Health Service (IHS) funds from being used to pay for abortions, except to save the life of the mother, rape or incest of a minor.   US federal funding of abortions has been restricted since 1976 under the Hyde Amendment, but the Interior Appropriations Bill, from which the IHS receives its funding, does not have a “Hyde provision.” “The federal […]
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