A year of dangerous living

Abortion | From chemical abortion to ‘humanized mice,’ 2018 brought new threats and new protections for the unborn
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 12/24/18, 11:03 am

Pro-lifers worked tirelessly in 2018 to save unborn babies from new and old threats. Drug-induced abortion threatens to eclipse surgical abortion as the country’s preferred method of ending pregnancies, and side-effects from the grisly process threaten moms, too. Much of the effort to protect the unborn happened at the state level, but the Supreme Court issued a groundbreaking ruling in favor of pregnancy care centers in June, and federal agencies said they would take a hard look at taxpayer-funded experiments using tissue from aborted babies.

Read more

Getty Images/Photo by Albin Lohr-Jones/Pacific Press/LightRocket

Planned Parenthood wins on a technicality

Life | Supreme Court turned away funding case, but pro-lifers hold out for future victories
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 12/17/18, 03:38 pm

Pro-life advocates said last week’s Supreme Court decision not to take a case about Planned Parenthood funding disappointed them, but they still have hope that this group of justices will eventually move to protect unborn babies.

Read more

Students for Life of America/Facebook

Abortion on campus, Round 2

Life | California reconsiders college campus abortion bill
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 12/10/18, 03:45 pm

Pro-life leaders are gearing up again to combat a bill requiring health centers at state-run universities in California to dispense abortion-inducing drugs to students.

Read more