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Calling good evil

Abortion | Pro-life activists face possible fines and jail time for an investigation into Planned Parenthood’s sale of aborted baby parts
by Mary Jackson
Posted 11/11/19, 03:23 pm

The verdicts are coming due for two California court cases aimed at punishing pro-life activists David Daleiden and Sandra Merritt for exposing Planned Parenthood’s illegal selling of the body parts of aborted babies.

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A new calling

Life | An abortionist’s transformation to pro-life advocate
by Sharon Dierberger
Posted 11/07/19, 01:49 pm

Dr. Anthony Levatino’s story is not for the fainthearted. From 1977 to 1985, he performed nearly 1,200 first- and second-trimester abortions as a routine part of his residency and later obstetrics and gynecology practice at Albany Medical Center in New York.

Personal tragedy forever changed his practice and his life. In June of 1984, as he and his wife Cecelia visited with friends in their backyard, a car struck their 5-year-old daughter, Heather, in front of their home. Despite Levatino’s CPR and treatment by paramedics, Heather died in his and Cecelia’s arms in the ambulance.

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Judge strikes down healthcare conscience rule

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 11/06/19, 01:14 pm

A federal judge in New York shot down a Trump administration regulation that protected the rights of pro-life healthcare workers. U.S. District Judge Paul Engelmayer ruled Wednesday that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services exceeded its authority in crafting a rule that would have allowed medical workers to claim religious or moral exemptions to performing abortions or other procedures that violate their consciences.

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