Archive of June 27, 2009

Cardinal O'Malley pulls out of joint health care venture over abortion

Jun 27, 2009 - 08:06 pm .- After weeks of ethics discussions, the Archdiocese of Boston announced on Friday that the Church-sponsored Caritas Christi Healthcare has withdrawn from its partnership with CeltiCare Health Plan. The archdiocese said it was not possible to find agreement between the archdiocese-affiliated medical organization and the Missouri-based health insurer, which provides abortion and contraception.

Amnesty International attacks Poland abortion policy

Jun 27, 2009 - 05:04 pm .- Amnesty International has continued its promotion of abortion with a report on the state of human rights which criticizes Poland for denying Polish women “access to abortion.” The organization’s actions  could reflect its partnership with a pro-abortion group to redefine abortion as a “human right.”

California school district votes to let students leave campus for services like abortion

Jun 27, 2009 - 08:04 am .- The Modesto City School Board on Monday voted to allow junior high and high school students to leave campus during the school day for “confidential medical services,” such as abortions, without the consent or knowledge of their parents.

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