Monday, December 2, 2013

Heroic News: “Abortion survivor shares her story of life” plus 6 more


Courtney Halvorson knows she should not be alive. It is a miracle, she said, that she was born 17 years ago.
In reading Linda Greenhouse's reflections on the HHS mandate cases, I was surprised to run across her assertion, in passing, that the Hobby Lobby plaintiffs are incorrect to believe that some FDA-approved methods of contraception “act after conception has already occurred."
A Democratic representative in Wisconsin has proposed the creation of ‘Support Planned Parenthood’ plates just two weeks after the state Assembly approved the sale of ‘Choose Life’ plates.
A mother was given a caesarean section while unconscious - then social services put her baby into foster care.
Cardinal Timothy Dolan, the archbishop of New York, said Sunday the Catholic church remains opposed to ObamaCare in large part because it requires businesses to offer health-insurance plans that include no-cost contraception and abortion inducing drugs.
The state Board of Canvassers certified a controversial petition this morning that would require women to buy an additional rider on their health insurance if they want abortion coverage.
A push by activists to ease the 30-year-old blanket ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men faces a key test this week as a federal panel hears results of the latest research.