Raped and pregnant at 14, she chose life for her baby

Aug. 25, 2015 (TheDailySignal)– Crystal Willis-Blount, a birth mother and a rape survivor, says that she and her daughter are not “talking points” for pro-choice politicians. In an interview with The Daily Signal, Willis-Blount said that at 14, she was placed in an advanced math class with older students. One day, a fellow student lured her into an empty room at the high school and raped her. She told only her best friend about the attack. “Automatically, there was shame involved,” Willis-Blount said. “So that prevented me from telling anyone else.” A few months later, her friend insisted that Willis-Blount go […]

Final Exit Network found guilty for assisting the suicide of Minnesota woman

Aug. 25, 2015 (Euthanasia Prevention Coalition)–A Minnesota Judge applied the maximum sentence to the Final Exit Network (FEN) for their role in assisting the suicide of Doreen Dunn (57) in 2007, after a jury found the Final Exit Network guilty last May. The Star Tribune reported that: During the trial, prosecutors argued that the group gave Doreen Dunn, of Apple Valley, a “blueprint” for ending her life and made efforts to conceal her suicide from family and authorities by removing the equipment she used.  Criminal cases against Final Exit Network coordinator Roberta Massey, of Bear, Del., and the group’s medical director, Lawrence Egbert, […]

Ted Cruz leads huge rally for religious liberty in Iowa

DES MOINES, IA, August 25, 2015 (LifeSiteNews) — Republican presidential hopeful Senator Ted Cruz hosted a religious freedom rally in Des Moines, IA Friday night, with an estimated two to three thousand people traveling from across Iowa and out of state to attend. The event, part of Cruz's campaign for president, was a mix of religious revival, panel discussion, interview, and prayer. The event also included entertainment, with music performed by Christian music group The Bontrager Family Singers and Christian rock band Newsboys. But the evening centered on appearances by the subjects of several notorious cases of religious persecution currently […]