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Brownback’s Islamist embrace

International | Plus NASA scientist sentenced in Turkey and more news and notes from around the world
by Mindy Belz
Posted 2/09/18, 02:59 pm

UNITED STATES: Apparently the cost of U.S.

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Ontario deals blow to physicians’ religious freedom

Abortion | Court rules doctors who object to abortion or euthanasia must refer patients
by Andrew Shaughnessy
Posted 2/05/18, 03:20 pm

Physicians in Ontario who object to performing abortions or euthanasia on moral or religious grounds must refer patients who request those procedures to another willing doctor, the Ontario Superior Court ruled last week.

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Ohio passes Down syndrome abortion ban

Abortion | Pro-life advocates are confident Gov. John Kasich will sign the law
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 12/18/17, 04:38 pm

Pro-life advocates are applauding the Ohio legislature’s passage of a bill to ban abortions of babies diagnosed with Down syndrome. They expect a signature from Gov. John Kasich within the next week or so.

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