Friday, June 10, 2011

Heroic News: “Man who tried to force abortion at gunpoint gets 13 year sentence” plus 8 more


Man who tried to force abortion at gunpoint gets 13 year sentence

Posted: 10 Jun 2011 09:50 AM PDT

An Ohio man who police say allegedly tried to force his pregnant girlfriend at gunpoint to have an abortion has been charged under the state’s unborn victims law and sentenced to 13 years in prison for the crime.

HHS Official: 'Obama administration is recruiting gays to adopt kids'

Posted: 10 Jun 2011 08:58 AM PDT

David Hansell, who runs the federal government’s Administration for Children and Families, told a group of high school students at the U.S. Department of Education’s “Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT)” youth summit on Tuesday that the Obama administration is recruiting “LGBT parents” to adopt children.

A child's-eye view of reproductive 'freedom'

Posted: 10 Jun 2011 08:34 AM PDT

"Mom, how's this supposed make kids feel?" Sophia was waving a Newsweek with a cover on "The New Science of Sex Selection." Showcased inside were families who had "too much" (two or more) or "enough" (one) of one gender to cast their fate to the whim of their own reproductive capabilities.

Pregnancy center gave Katey a second chance

Posted: 10 Jun 2011 08:31 AM PDT

The summer before Katey Tryon's senior year of high school, she got pregnant. Recently split from her boyfriend, she was sad and vulnerable when she hooked up with her older brother's friend. They had sex once. Six weeks later, she was tired and her period was late.

Same-sex marriage will lead to polygamy, says Anglican bishop

Posted: 10 Jun 2011 08:21 AM PDT

Anglican Archbishop of Sydney, Peter Jensen, says same-sex marriage would have unwelcome consequences.

Alabama lawmakers ban abortion after 20 weeks pregnancy

Posted: 10 Jun 2011 07:00 AM PDT

Alabama lawmakers late on Thursday passed a bill that would ban abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy, the latest state legislature with Republican majorities to tighten abortion restrictions.

EU can't stomach Hungary's pro life ad campaign

Posted: 10 Jun 2011 06:45 AM PDT

The European Commission requested Hungary to stop its pro life campaign because it was financed mainly using European Union's money allotted to gender equality projects.

GOP Senators ask HHS to support Indiana's right to choose life

Posted: 10 Jun 2011 06:27 AM PDT

A group of prominent GOP Senators have signed a letter to Health and Human Services asking that Indiana's ban on Planned Parenthood's funding be upheld.

GOP Presidental candidate: homosexuality is a sin and a choice

Posted: 10 Jun 2011 05:34 AM PDT

Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain told Hotsheet Wednesday that homosexuality is a sin and a choice.