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Rights to life and free speech intersect at Supreme Court

Abortion | Crisis pregnancy centers defend their mission from restrictive state laws
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 11/20/17, 02:56 pm

A U.S. Supreme Court case testing the constitutionality of a California abortion law will affect free speech beyond the battleground over unborn lives. National Institute of Family and Life Advocates v.

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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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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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