Thursday, April 17, 2014

Heroic News: “Pa. woman sentenced to life in prison for drowning newborn in toilet” plus 8 more


A Pennsylvania woman has been sentenced to life in prison after delivering her baby boy in the public restroom of a sports bar and then wrapping him in a trash bag and stuffing him in the toilet tank. Ironically, had she aborted the child, whose gestational age was estimated to be 33-36 weeks, she would have had no legal problems.
The Ontario government announced Thursday it will become only the second province in Canada to fund in-vitro fertilization [IVF] for people unable to have children otherwise, a move specialists have long urged to help curb the country’s epidemic of risky multiple births. Taxpayers will now be forced to pay for the reproductive 'rights' of fellow citizens.

Rather than battle Republicans over a proposal they stressed would help protect reproductive rights, Senate Democrats on Wednesday spiked the legislation — a move that drew applause from some religious groups packed into the chamber's gallery who strongly opposed it.
In worldly terms, Chiara Corbella’s life was not a success story: two children dying shortly after birth, herself ravaged by an aggressive cancer, which killed her at the young age of 28, leaving a beloved husband and a small son behind. This is not the kind of material dreams are made of.

House Bill 2284 eliminates the requirement that the Arizona Department of Health Services first get a warrant to enter an abortion clinic during regular business hours if there is reasonable cause to believe the clinic is in violation of licensing terms.
A UK hospital has apologized to a woman four years after doctors and staff let her 22-week premature son die in her arms within an hour of being born, despite the mother’s urgent pleas for help.
Arizona Governor Jan Brewer has signed a pro-life bill that the state's pro-life groups were pressing for her to sign after approval by the state legislature. HB 2284 would make sure that abortion clinics are treated the same as other medical facilities.

California authorities are searching Wednesday for the individual who fatally stabbed a father of three defending a homeless man from being harassed by a group of men.
14A federal judge on Wednesday overturned a voter-approved North Dakota law banning abortions when a fetal heartbeat can be detected, as early as six weeks into pregnancy and before many women know they're pregnant.