Wednesday, January 15, 2014

National Right to Life News Today 1/15/14

Topics for January, 15, 2014

NRL-Endorsed David Jolly Wins Nomination in Florida's 13th to face Alex Sink

David Jolly
  By Karen Cross, National Right to Life Political Director National Right to Life endorsed candidate David Jolly won the Republican nomination with 45% of the vote, defeating state Rep. Kathleen Peters

New Mexico Court Ruling on Assisting Suicide Endangers the Vulnerable

Judge Nan G. Nash
  By Jennifer Popik, JD, Robert Powell Center for Medical Ethics On Monday, Judge Nan G. Nash of the Second District Court in Albuquerque struck the decades-old New Mexico law which protected the state's citizens from assisted suicide.

oe v. Wade's Toxic Fruit

  By Wesley J. Smith It has been 41 years since Roe v. Wade "settled" the abortion controversy, leaving in its wake ever-increasing societal divisions and a crumbling of our culture's commitment to the equality and sanctity of human life.

Supreme Court hears challenge to 35-foot "buffer zone" around abortion clinics

2010 US Supreme Court Class Photo
  By Dave Andrusko In 2000, in Hill v. Colorado, a deeply divided Supreme Court upheld an 8-foot "floating buffer zone" around abortion clinics. In 2007 the state of Massachusetts enacted a law that extended its then-existing 6-foot "floating buffer

Once your eyes are open to the tragedy of abortion, you cannot "unsee"

  By Dr. Jean Garton Long after time passes, it is often the little things that remain in a person's memory. One of my favorite "little things" took place in a very big setting – Australia.

Forty-one Years after Roe, Hope Marches On

  By Micaiah Bilger No other public demonstration can match the National March for Life in Washington, D.C. Hundreds of thousands of us gather on the streets of Washington every year, braving the biting winds -- and sometimes snow.

Evidence of Abortion-Breast Cancer link explodes on the Asian subcontinent

Joel Brind, Ph.D.
  By Joel Brind, Ph.D. Hot on the heels of the new systematic review and meta-analysis of the abortion-breast cancer (ABC link) in China published by Dr. Yubei Huang last November and reviewed in NRL News Today in December

NBC's Maria Shriver Offers Fawning Profile of ‘Overnight Sensation' Wendy Davis

Texas pro-abortion State Senator Wendy Davis
  By Kyle Drennen In a glowing profile of Texas state senator and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis that amounted to a campaign commercial on Wednesday's NBC Today, correspondent Maria Shriver proclaimed: "Wendy Davis became a familiar name last year

Couple rejects abortion when presented with grim diagnosis

In this Dec. 7, 2013, photo, Amanda Perdew and Bradley Doubet of Pekin, Ill., hold their son, Tucker Alan Doubet, during an interview.
Photo By Josh Bradshaw/AP
  By Dave Andrusko So often we read stories of couples that when given a pessimistic (or worse) prenatal diagnosis, chose to abort their child. The following is an example of an Illinois couple who took the road less traveled.

Forty One Years: A free-verse poem about Roe v. Wade's 41st anniversary

By Beatrice Fedor Forty one years of fear Forty one years of lies Forty one years of greed Forty one years of indifference Forty one years of abandonment Forty one years of coercion Forty one years of violence

Assisted suicide storyline on Coronation Street – Five myths about death and dying

  By Dr. Peter Saunders Editor's note. Dr. Saunders is a former general surgeon and is CEO of Christian Medical Fellowship, a UK-based organization with 4,500 UK doctors and 1,000 medical students as members.

"And the Reason I'm Pro-Life is because….

  By Dave Andrusko We are now just over a week away from the 41st anniversary of a decision that will forever live in infamy: Roe v. Wade. In addition to the hundreds of thousands who will assemble January 22

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