Physician-Assisted Suicide Bill Again Introduced in Connecticut

Physician-Assisted Suicide Bill Again Introduced in Connecticut

HARTFORD, Conn. — For the fourth time, lawmakers in Connecticut have introduced a bill that would allow terminally ill patients to request a lethal prescription to hasten their death. House Bill 5898, presented by Rep. Jonathan Steinberg, D-Westport, is currently before the Assembly Public Health Committee. The bill would allow those who have a terminal […]

Father Cannot Stop Doctors From Giving Daughter Male Hormones, Canadian Judge Rules

Father Cannot Stop Doctors From Giving Daughter Male Hormones, Canadian Judge Rules

(The Christian Institute) — A judge in Canada has ruled that the father of a troubled 14-year-old cannot stop medics from giving her damaging hormonal treatment against his will. The teenage girl from Vancouver, identified only as A.B, became interested in “changing sex” after being exposed to teaching, videos and counsellors promoting LGBT values at […]

‘Tiniest Baby Boy’ Leaves Tokyo Hospital

‘Tiniest Baby Boy’ Leaves Tokyo Hospital

(BBC) — A baby boy who weighed just 268g (9.45oz) at birth has been released from hospital in Japan, and is believed to be the smallest boy in the world to have been successfully treated. The baby was born by emergency C-section in August, and was so small he could fit into a pair of […]

Under New Georgia Laws, Medical Facilities Post Signs Advising Mothers Site Is Newborn Safe Haven

Under New Georgia Laws, Medical Facilities Post Signs Advising Mothers Site Is Newborn Safe Haven

(Macon Telegraph) — When visitors walk into any building across all of Navicent Health’s campuses, they will pass signs that designate the facility as a Safe Haven site. These signs were placed recently under a revision to the Safe Haven law that requires health care facilities to post them, according to Dr. Patrice Walker of […]

First U.S. Man to Legally Identify as ‘Neither’ Renounces Transgenderism: ‘I Am and Have Always Been Male’

First U.S. Man to Legally Identify as ‘Neither’ Renounces Transgenderism: ‘I Am and Have Always Been Male’

OCALA, Fla. — A former Oregon resident who became the first person in the United States allowed by a court to legally identify as “non-binary” (neither male or female) on his driver’s license has “renounced all ties to transgenderism” and has now declared in a blog post: “I am and have always been male.” “In […]

Mother Whose Baby Lived for Two Minutes After Birth Says Not Listening to Advice to Abort Was Right Decision

Mother Whose Baby Lived for Two Minutes After Birth Says Not Listening to Advice to Abort Was Right Decision

(The Christian Institute) — A mother whose baby died two minutes after she was born, says choosing not to abort was the right decision. Erin O’Hara and Jamie McCormick received significant media attention last October when they revealed they would carry baby Freya to full term, despite doctors advising an abortion. Though Freya’s life was […]

President Laments NY Abortion Law, Urges Federal Bill That Would Ban Abortion Only Later in Pregnancy

President Laments NY Abortion Law, Urges Federal Bill That Would Ban Abortion Only Later in Pregnancy

WASHINGTON — During his State of the Union address on Tuesday night, President Trump expressed a desire to “build a culture that cherishes innocent life,” and urged the passage of a bill that would ban abortions later in a woman’s pregnancy when children can feel pain. Reaction to his remarks have been mixed as some […]

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