Samantha Gobba

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

Pro-lifers dismayed over Oregon starvation bill’s return

Euthanasia | State lawmakers appear ready to approve measure defeated last year
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 2/26/18, 01:41 pm

An Oregon bill that could lead to the unrequested starvation and dehydration of dementia and Alzheimer’s patients has returned to the state legislature after facing defeat last year.

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Planned Parenthood reports more money, fewer services

Abortion | Abortion giant’s annual numbers show jump in donation revenue
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 1/08/18, 03:18 pm

Abortion giant Planned Parenthood raised more money in 2016 but provided fewer services, including abortions, according to the annual report it released last week. The report struck a tone of defiance against recent pro-life efforts but offered no explanation for the drop in assistance for women not seeking abortions, services political activists claim are vital to the organization’s mission.

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California again approves abortion pill reversal class

Abortion | Decision surprised pro-life group fighting to offer the course to nurses
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 1/02/18, 04:01 pm

The California Board of Registered Nursing has given a green light—for the third time—to a class teaching nurses how to reverse drug-induced abortions. 

The board’s decision, coming just months after it decided to cut the class, surprised leaders of Heartbeat International, the Ohio-based nonprofit organization that offers the continuing education credit.

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