- Breaking: Victory in HHS mandate battle
- Iowa judge rules government docs must list lesbian couples as 'parents'
- Russia moving towards ban on US adoption of Russian orphans
- France takes first step toward medically-assisted suicide
- Mexico's abortion rate rises with legalization
- Human cloning 'withing 50 years' says Nobel scientist
- Legalizing abortion in Ireland will harm moms, says bishop
- Belgium considers euthanasia for minors
- 1 in 6 Babies in Denmark Survive Failed Abortions
- Pizza mogel sues feds over birth control mandate
- Scissors save preemie's life
Posted: 19 Dec 2012 11:58 AM PST
Today, a federal appeals court in Washington, D.C. handed Wheaton College and Belmont Abbey College a major victory in their challenges to the HHS mandate. Last summer, two lower courts had dismissed the Colleges’ cases as premature.
Posted: 19 Dec 2012 07:57 AM PST
A district judge in Iowa has ordered the state to list a lesbian couple as the parents of a stillborn child on his death certificate.
Posted: 19 Dec 2012 06:45 AM PST
Russia's parliament on Wednesday gave overwhelming preliminary approval to a measure banning Americans from adopting Russian children, a harsh retaliatory move against U.S. human rights legislation.
Posted: 19 Dec 2012 06:35 AM PST
A report commissioned by French President François Hollande has started the ball rolling towards possible legislation that would allow for medically-assisted suicide in France.
Posted: 19 Dec 2012 05:29 AM PST
Mexico City's abortion rate has risen following the legalization of abortion-on-demand during the first 12 weeks of pregnancy, according to a new study published in this month's International Journal.
Posted: 18 Dec 2012 09:31 PM PST
Parents who lose children in accidents may be able to clone "copies" to replace them within 50 years, a British scientist who won this year's Nobel prize for medicine has predicted.
Posted: 18 Dec 2012 09:30 PM PST
The archbishops of Ireland say the government's consideration of legalizing abortion would harm the country's world-renowned health care practices for mothers.
Posted: 18 Dec 2012 09:29 PM PST
Belgium is considering a significant change to its decade-old euthanasia law that would allow minors and Alzheimer's sufferers to seek permission to die.
Posted: 18 Dec 2012 02:43 PM PST
A report out of Denmark says that 1 in 6 aborted late term babies there show signs of life after temporarily escaping death and being born.
Posted: 18 Dec 2012 02:04 PM PST
om Monaghan, the founder and former owner of Domino's Pizza, is suing the federal government over a controversial mandate that requires him to violate his Catholic faith in his business decisions.
Posted: 18 Dec 2012 01:50 PM PST
Maddalena Douse is one of the smallest premature babies ever to survive in the U.K. — thanks to a pair of scissors.