Saturday, February 7, 2015

National Right to Life News This Week 2/7/2015

Best of NRL News Today for the week of February 2-7, 2015   

Canada's Supreme Court Mandates Assisting Suicide for People with Disabilities

assistedsuicide431   By Burke J. Balch, J.D., director of NRLC's Powell Center for Medical Ethics People with disabilities must be killed when they consent under a February 6, 2015, decision by Canada's highest court striking the Canadian law protecting against assisting suicide

Montana Supreme Court upholds right of state to defend parental involvement laws

Justice James Jeremiah Shea   By Dave Andrusko In February, NRL News Today reported that District Judge Jeffrey Sherlock had ruled that the Montana attorney general's office couldn't defend two laws (LR 120 and HB 391) that require parental involvement in minors' abortion decisions.

Meet three premature babies who defied the odds

Jett Morris   By Kristi Burton Brown Before you meet these three beautiful babies, there are three notable things they have in common: 1) They could have been aborted. Every one of these babies could have been aborted, somewhere in America.

Jury convicts Purvi Patel of feticide and neglect of a dependent

Purvi Patel   By Dave Andrusko After some five hours of deliberations, a jury in Indiana Tuesday convicted Purvi Patel of feticide and neglect of a dependent. Ms. Patel posted bail late last night and sentencing is scheduled for March 6

"Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act" deeply threatening to Abortion Industry

deabortion3   By Dave Andrusko Few things are more interesting than "connecting the dots." Let's put a few recent developments together and see what they say about the state of the pro-abortion opposition to the "Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion

Campaign for 10 Million Lives!

Unbornbaby76 You've seen the news headlines. National Right to Life's breakthrough bills to ban abortions when babies are developed enough to feel pain, and to ban horrific dismemberment abortions, are getting major pushback! But that's OK – it means the pro-abortion

When does gender equality begin?

sexselectionabortion7re   Not in the womb, say abortion rights activists By Carolyn Moynihan Editor's note. Carolyn Moynihan is Deputy Editor of MercatorNet where this first appeared. …But in one form of coercion it seems they [some immigrant women] have been on

Grey's Anatomy and abortion…with a better outcome?

greys-anatomy4re   By Dave Andrusko I am not a fan of Grey's Anatomy but I know the show, now in its eleventh season, continues to have a large and loyal fan base. I also know that pro-abortionists who continually insist television

McDonald's Super Bowl ad features girl with Down syndrome

McdonaldsDSad   By Kristi Burton Brown Editor's note. This ran Friday, before the Super Bowl, at In the midst of the trashy ads that tend to fill TV screens on Super Bowl Sunday, a few beautiful ones also make their

5 eye-opening statements from late-term abortionists

Abortionist Leroy Carhart   By Nancy Flanders As pro-lifers know, abortion is always an act of violence. It kills an innocent child and leaves a mother, father, and others tormented by grief and guilt. Most abortionists and abortion defenders would argue that this

Abortions Drop to All-Time Low in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania3   Abortions in Pennsylvania have dropped to an all-time low as more women find access to the education and resources they need to choose life. In 2013, the number of abortions in Pennsylvania dropped by 7 percent to 32,108

A "significant drop" in sex-selective abortions in India and Nepal

Indianbabygirl   Follows decision by Supreme Court of India By Dave Andrusko If a story in AsiaNews is accurate, it's not often you see a result as startling--or as quick--as this.

Planned Parenthood Kept at Bay on the Bayou

MorePPMoreabortions   By Randall K. O'Bannon, Ph.D., NRL Director of Education & Research At a groundbreaking ceremony back in May of 2013, Planned Parenthood supporters insisted that a new clinic was essential and said it would be built "no matter what,"

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