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Criminal case to proceed against Daleiden

by Kyle Ziemnick
Posted 5/20/19, 11:08 am

The Supreme Court of California last week denied pro-life activist David Daleiden’s request to halt criminal proceedings against him. The rejection puts the case against Daleiden back on the court’s calendar, allowing California’s prosecution to move forward after months of delay. Daleiden, the founder of the pro-life Center for Medical Progress, faces 14 counts of nonconsensual eavesdropping and one count of conspiracy.

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45 million missing girls

Abortion | Demographers quantify the effects of sex-selective abortion
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 5/13/19, 04:41 pm

For the first time since 2011, demographers blame sex-selective abortion for the imbalanced boy-girl ratio around the world. Results from a study released this month estimates that from 1970 to 2017, sex-selective abortions resulted in about 45 million missing baby girls.

The majority of those would have been born in China and India, demographers from the University of Southampton in England concluded in the study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

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Paying abortion bills

Abortion | Judge blocks Title X changes that would stop funding abortion
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 4/29/19, 04:32 pm

Nearly two dozen pro-abortion states got their way last week, at least temporarily, when a federal judge blocked pro-life updates to Title X of the Public Health Service Act.

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