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Members of Democrats for Life of America rally outside the Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee in August 2020

Pro-life Democrats rally in support of Hyde Amendment

At a Friday event in support of the Hyde Amendment in Washington, D.C., members of the group Democrats for Life... Read more

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Bill requiring burial or cremation of aborted babies advances in Tennessee

A bill on the burial of the bodies of aborted fetuses advanced through the Tennessee Senate and House earlier this... Read more

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Wyoming governor signs born-alive bill into law

Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon on Wednesday signed a bill protecting infants who survive botched abortions.  Read more

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Several pro-life bills advance in Texas

The Texas Senate passed six pro-life bills on Tuesday, including one banning abortion after the sixth week of pregnancy and... Read more

‘Reproductive rights are human rights,’ U.S. Secretary of State says

“Reproductive rights” are “human rights,” the U.S. Secretary of State emphasized on Tuesday upon the release of the State Department’s... Read more

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Supreme Court will consider if Kentucky attorney general can defend pro-life law

The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to consider whether Kentucky’s pro-life attorney general can defend the commonwealth’s law banning dismemberment... Read more

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Pro-life Democrats appeal to Jimmy Carter to save the Hyde Amendment

The group Democrats for Life of America is appealing to former President Jimmy Carter in its effort to preserve the... Read more

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Catholic bishops condemn plan to impose ‘extreme’ abortion services on N Ireland

Catholic bishops have strongly criticized plans to impose “extreme and discriminatory” abortion services on Northern Ireland. Read more

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The congresswoman who was almost aborted

The youngest Republican female member of Congress says her mother’s courageous decision to choose life is a narrative the pro-life... Read more

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House advances ratification efforts for the Equal Rights Amendment

The House on Wednesday voted to remove the deadline for the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S.... Read more

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Tell Illinois lawmakers not to junk parental notice abortion law, Catholic bishops say

Illinois’ requirement to notify parents of a minor who seeks an abortion is a law that helps save lives and... Read more

Parliament Buildings in Belfast, seat of the Northern Ireland Assembly.

Bill restricting abortion for disability reasons passes first vote in Northern Ireland Assembly

The Northern Ireland Assembly has voted in favor of a bill which would restrict abortions on the basis of non-fatal... Read more

Poll: most Illinois voters want parental notification for abortion, but lawmakers seek repeal

Some Illinois lawmakers want to repeal a law requiring abortion providers to notify parents of a minor who seeks an... Read more

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USCCB urges lawmakers to oppose amendment that could require government funding of abortion

The U.S. bishops’ conference is urging congressional lawmakers to oppose the proposed Equal Rights Amendment, a measure they say could... Read more

Former vice president Joe Biden at a campaign event, Nov, 2019.

Biden's contradictory Catholicism misleading and confusing, Archbishop Naumann says

It is a serious matter for President Joe Biden to profess Catholicism while publicly backing contradictory action on matters such... Read more

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Biden administration asks Supreme Court to toss out abortion funding case

The Biden administration is asking the Supreme Court to throw out a challenge to restrictions on federal funding of pro-abortion... Read more

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Colombian bishop responds to cathedral vandalism

A Colombian archbishop condemned an attack against a local cathedral March 8 by a group of radical pro-abortion feminists. Read more

Arkansas bans most abortions in bid to challenge Roe v Wade

Arkansas is the latest state to pass legislation banning almost all abortions, in an effort to prompt the Supreme Court... Read more

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House sends COVID relief to White House without pro-life protections

As Congress passed a massive COVID relief package on Wednesday, leading U.S. bishops called the lack of abortion funding restrictions... Read more

Senate committee splits on Becerra confirmation

The Senate Finance Committee was divided on the confirmation of Xavier Becerra as Secretary of Health and Human Services on... Read more