House Panel Votes to Hold Former Planned Parenthood Baby Body Parts Partner in Contempt

House Panel Votes to Hold Former Planned Parenthood Baby Body Parts Partner in Contempt

WASHINGTON — A panel with the U.S. House of Representatives has voted to hold a “fetal tissue” procurement company that once partnered with the abortion giant Planned Parenthood in contempt of a Congressional subpoena. “A subpoena is not a suggestion,” said Select Panel on Infant Lives Chairman Rep. Marsha Blackburn, according to The Hill. “It is […]

Federal Appeals Court Rules Louisiana Can’t Block Planned Parenthood From Medicaid Program

Federal Appeals Court Rules Louisiana Can’t Block Planned Parenthood From Medicaid Program

NEW ORLEANS, La. — A federal appeals panel, all comprised of Republican-nominated judges, has ruled that officials in Louisiana can’t block the abortion giant Planned Parenthood from participating in the state’s Medicaid program because it denies women “free choice” of healthcare providers. The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court injunction on Wednesday, stating […]

Obama Administration Proposes Rule That Could Ban States From Defunding Planned Parenthood

Obama Administration Proposes Rule That Could Ban States From Defunding Planned Parenthood

WASHINGTON — Concerns are being expressed over a new rule proposed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) that suggests that it plans to ban states from defunding abortion providers like Planned Parenthood. The notice of proposed rulemaking, “Compliance with Title X Requirements by Project Recipients in Selecting Subrecipients,” outlines that it plans […]

Judge Refuses to Halt California’s Assisted Suicide Law

Judge Refuses to Halt California’s Assisted Suicide Law

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — A Superior Court judge in California has refused to halt the state’s assisted suicide law amid a legal challenge from several local doctors and a Christian organization that represents physicians nationwide. As previously reported, last October, Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law the End of Life Option Act, which allowed terminally […]

Johns Hopkins Psychiatrists Assert There Is No ‘Scientific Evidence’ People Are Born Homosexual

Johns Hopkins Psychiatrists Assert There Is No ‘Scientific Evidence’ People Are Born Homosexual

BALTIMORE, Md. — Two psychiatrists from Johns Hopkins University assert in a new report that there is no scientific evidence to support that people are born homosexual or innately oriented to have sexual relations with the same gender. The report, Sexuality and Gender: Findings from the Biological, Psychological, and Social Sciences, was written by Dr. Lawrence Mayer […]

Five States Sue Obama Admin Over Rules That Might Require Doctors to Perform Sex Change Operations

Five States Sue Obama Admin Over Rules That Might Require Doctors to Perform Sex Change Operations

AUSTIN, Texas — Five states have filed a legal challenge against the Obama administration over its recently-released healthcare rules, which some believe might be used to force doctors to perform sex change operations or other services that may violate their conscience. Texas, Wisconsin, Kentucky, Nebraska and Kansas are all a part of the suit, as well […]

Marie Stopes Suspends Abortions After Health Probe

Marie Stopes Suspends Abortions After Health Probe

(Christian Institute) — Abortion group Marie Stopes International has suspended some types of abortion across all its English facilities after a health watchdog’s investigation uncovered “patient safety” concerns. The Care Quality Commission (CQC) raised issues over Marie Stopes’ “corporate and clinical governance arrangements and patient safety protocols in specific areas” following inspections. As a result, […]

North Carolina Pregnancy Center Sues for Being Prohibited From Opening Next to Abortion Facility

North Carolina Pregnancy Center Sues for Being Prohibited From Opening Next to Abortion Facility

RALEIGH, N.C. — A pregnancy center in North Carolina has filed a federal legal challenge after the Raleigh City Council denied its zoning request, thereby prohibiting the entity from opening adjacent to an abortion facility. Hand of Hope defines itself as “an outreach ministry of Jesus Christ through its Church” that provides women with free, […]

California Pregnancy Center Agrees to Comply With Law Requiring Provision of Abortion Info

California Pregnancy Center Agrees to Comply With Law Requiring Provision of Abortion Info

LOS ANGELES — Under threat of a lawsuit, a pro-life pregnancy center in California has agreed to comply with a state law requiring that clients be provided with information about government programs that offer free or low-cost abortions. As previously reported, Gov. Jerry Brown signed the Reproductive FACT Act into law in October, a measure that […]

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