Samantha Gobba

Samantha reports on the pro-life movement for WORLD Digital.


Pro-life group defunded but not destroyed

Abortion | Texas center says it will keep serving women after state cancels contract
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 10/22/18, 05:31 pm

The leader of a pro-life group under fire in Texas for how it used state funds said headlines declaring the group incompetent and a failure are part of a “pro-choice, pro-abort smear.”

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(Some) freedom for Northern Ireland bakers

Religious Liberty | Christian couple successfully defends rights from LGBT attack
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 10/16/18, 03:42 pm

The Supreme Court of the United Kingdom handed a legal victory to Daniel and Amy McArthur last week, four years after the Belfast bakers refused to make a cake with the inscription “Support Gay Marriage” for customer Gareth Lee.

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Canada considers euthanizing children

Euthanasia | Team of pediatricians lays groundwork for minors to request death
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 10/15/18, 01:57 pm

Doctors in Canada should have permission to euthanize a child who requests it, even if it’s against the parents’ will, a team of pediatricians proposed in a report earlier this month.

A policy proposal written by Carey DeMichelis, Randi Zlotnik Shaul, and Adam Rapoport at Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children outlines how the hospital would decide which children to euthanize under Canada’s medical assistance in dying (MAID) law.

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