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3rd Planned Parenthood video may build pro-life momentum

WASHINGTON, D.C. (BP) — Some 13,000 pro-life activists called on Congress to defund Planned Parenthood (PP) at more than 60 rallies across America on July 28, the same day the Center for Medical Progress (CMP) released a third video showing … Continue reading

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Christian-owned pharmacy ordered to sell morning-after pill

OLYMPIA, Wash. (WORLD) — A Washington appeals court ruled July 23 that Ralph’s Thriftway pharmacy in Olympia must sell morning-after pills, a ruling which violates the owners’ Christian faith. Kevin Stormans, one of the owners, previously refused to sell Plan … Continue reading

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Obama admin to ‘review’ Planned Parenthood, Center for Medical Progress

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (BP, TAB) — While the Obama administration said it will not agree to defund Planned Parenthood following moral outrage over videos of its executives discussing the sales of harvested fetal parts, U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch said the … Continue reading

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Planned Parenthood, in new video, prices baby parts

NASHVILLE (BP) ­— A second undercover video released July 21 by the Center for Medical Progress (CMP) appears to show a Planned Parenthood doctor negotiating the price of baby parts obtained through abortion and discussing the possibility of varying abortion … Continue reading

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Abortion headlines dominate social media

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (BP, TAB) ­– Various abortion headlines are dominating social media, specifically through the hashtag #PlannedParenthood which trended in the top three hashtags nationally since yesterday morning. From Guidestone Financial Resources losing its case on contraception to Planned Parenthood’s … Continue reading

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Page: Obama’s comments on poverty disappointing

NASHVILLE (BP) — President Obama’s suggestion that evangelicals often devote more resources to fighting abortion than caring for the poor reflects ignorance concerning denominations like the Southern Baptist Convention, Frank S. Page said on a national radio broadcast. Page was … Continue reading

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Pro-life groups work to keep millennials involved

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (BP) — Polls and surveys indicate millennials hold stronger pro-life stances than previous generations at their age. But as these young adults graduate from college, many drift away from pro-life action. It’s a trend pro-life groups are attempting … Continue reading

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Ariz. abortionists face new consent requirement

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (BP) — Arizona’s governor has signed into law a bill that prohibits abortion insurance from being purchased through Obamacare’s taxpayer-subsidized insurance program. The bill also requires abortionists to inform women that two-step chemical abortions can be reversed. Both … Continue reading

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72-hour abortion wait prevails in Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (BP) — It took until the final hours of the veto session late on Sept. 10, but the Missouri legislature has overridden Gov. Jay Nixon’s vetoes and joined two other states with the nation’s longest waiting periods before an … Continue reading

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Gender-based abortions spark outrage in England

CANTERBURY, England (RNS) — A group of Christian lawyers plans to sue two medical doctors who have raised a storm of controversy for arranging the abortion of female fetuses because the parents wanted boys. Andrea Williams, CEO of the London-based Christian Concern, … Continue reading

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