Mississippi abortion clinic deceptively hides abortion abuses in court challenge

Posted: 30 Jun 2012 10:06 AM PDT

The Jackson Women’s Health Organization (JWHO), the last abortion clinic in the state of Mississippi, filed a suit in Federal Court in an effort to block the July 1 implementation of a new law that would require all abortionists to have privileges at a local hospital. Operation Rescue has learned that the clinic’s court pleadings omit key information about their primary abortionist’s botched abortion history in a deceptive gambit to conceal the truth about his atrocious safety record.

For Obama, a Signature Issue That the Public Never Embraced Looms Large

Posted: 30 Jun 2012 09:00 AM PDT

Two years after Obama took the final step in turning the Affordable Care Act into law, Americans are no happier with ObamaCare.

Chinese officials linked to forced-abortion scandal punished

Posted: 30 Jun 2012 08:53 AM PDT

Several Chinese officials tied to a forced abortion that spurred national outrage will be punished, and one has already been dropped from his post, Chinese state media reported.

Archbishop Gomez rejects 'capitulation' to HHS mandate

Posted: 30 Jun 2012 08:30 AM PDT

With the nationwide Fortnight for Freedom event in full swing Archbishop José H. Gomez of Los Angeles said that any compromise that means Catholic institutions provide birth control insurance to employees is “capitulation” and “the temptation to serve the government instead of God.”

U.S. couple detained in Ghana while trying to adopt 4 children

Posted: 30 Jun 2012 08:24 AM PDT

Ghanaian authorities detained an American couple on suspicion of trying to adopt four children illegally in the African nation, U.S. officials said.

Mexican pro-life leader victorious following eight years of legal attacks by pro-abortion groups

Posted: 30 Jun 2012 08:00 AM PDT

Jorge Serrano Limón, the founder of Mexico’s largest pro-life organization, has been acquitted in a criminal case promoted by pro-abortion groups that has dogged him for almost eight years.

White House claims ObamaCare fine a 'penalty,' despite court calling it a 'tax'

Posted: 30 Jun 2012 04:30 AM PDT

First it was a penalty. Then it was a tax. Now it's a penalty again. 

Goddard’s riveting account of firing from Rogers Sportsnet and hateful responses to tweet

Posted: 30 Jun 2012 04:00 AM PDT

In his speech at the CLC pro-life Forum, Damian Goddard gave a riveting, very personal account of his firing from Rogers Sportsnet after having ‘tweeted’ in support of the true definition of marriage.

Lawmakers: Obama victory would mean death knell for conservative Supreme Court

Posted: 30 Jun 2012 04:00 AM PDT

If conservatives are worried about the Supreme Court now, they will have much more to worry about if Obama is re-elected, pro-life members of the House and Senate told national pro-life leaders Friday morning.

Planned Parenthood, NARAL overjoyed by Supreme Court ruling

Posted: 30 Jun 2012 04:00 AM PDT

While pro-life, pro-family activists lamented Thursday’s Supreme Court decision upholding the constitutionality of the health care bill, the abortion industry welcomed the 5-4 ruling in favor of a bill that could lead to the federal funding of abortion.

Kagan’s participation in ObamaCare decision may have violated judicial ethics and federal statute

Posted: 30 Jun 2012 04:00 AM PDT

Elena Kagan’s decision to vote on Thursday’s health care ruling may have violated judicial ethics and federal statute, legal experts say. As Solicitor General, Kagan appointed the head of the legal team that formulated the president’s legal defense of the health care reform bill, signaling a possible conflict of interest. Her participation, according to liberals and conservative scholars alike, casts a pall over the outcome.

Some GOP-led states plan to resist health care law despite ruling

Posted: 30 Jun 2012 04:00 AM PDT

While the Supreme Court upheld the bulk of the Affordable Care Act, it did rein in the law's expansion of Medicaid by ruling that the federal government could not withhold Medicaid funds to those states that don't comply. The absence of any punitive measures means there is nothing to compel the governors or attorneys general to begin implementation of the law.

British Medical Association maintains opposition to euthanasia despite pressure

Posted: 30 Jun 2012 04:00 AM PDT

A motion to push the British Medical Association to take a “natural” stance on euthanasia and assisted suicide was voted down at the doctors’ union annual meeting in Bournemouth on Wednesday. The motion was put forward by activists as part of a larger effort to loosen the assisted suicide law in Parliament.