Samantha Gobba

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

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A global abortion destination?

Abortion | Pro-life advocates lament the possible precedent set by an illegal immigrant’s abortion
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 10/30/17, 02:46 pm

Do illegal immigrants detained at the U.S. border have constitutional rights? And if so, is the government required to facilitate their legal right to an abortion?

The answers to those questions remain unclear after a lawsuit that ended last week in the court-sanctioned abortion of an undocumented, unaccompanied minor’s unborn baby.

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New Mexico Alliance for Life

Judge OKs suit over baby body parts research

Abortion | Woman claims New Mexico abortion center misled her about what would happen to her baby’s body
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 10/23/17, 02:55 pm

A woman’s lawsuit against a New Mexico abortion center will proceed, thanks to a New Mexico judge’s refusal to dismiss her case.

Jessica Duran filed suit last year against Southwestern Women’s Options (SWO) for not telling her about its relationship with the University of New Mexico (UNM) and the possibility that it sent her dead baby there for research.

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Google Play

Apple removes pro-life prayer app

Abortion | The decision to pull the program from the App Store followed negative media reports
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 10/16/17, 01:03 pm

Tech giant Apple removed a pro-life prayer app from its App Store following backlash from pro-abortion advocates, another example of bias against Christian groups.

Human Coalition’s app, still available on the Google Play Store, displays a list of prayer requests, such as, “Someone considering abortion in Dallas, Texas.” When users signal with a swipe of their thumb that they’ve prayed for the situation, the app updates a daily tally of prayers. 

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