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Xavier Becerra, HHS Secretary.

HHS Secretary: 'There is no law' against 'partial-birth abortion'

May 12, 2021

By Matt Hadro

The Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) on Wednesday said that late-term abortions are done to “protect” women’s health,... Read more

Unborn baby at 20 weeks.

Yes, unborn babies can feel pain at 20 weeks, doctors testify

Mar 16, 2016

By Matt Hadro

As the Senate considers a bill protecting unborn human life past 20 weeks of pregnancy, medical experts insist these children... Read more

Leroy Carhart on his Bellevue, Nebraska farm. A still from Martha Shane and Lana Wilson's AFTER TILLER, a documentary about the last four doctors in the US who provide third-trimester abortions.

PBS raked over decision to air late-term abortion film

Aug 30, 2014

By Kevin J. Jones

Pro-life advocates have strongly objected to PBS' decision broadcast the documentary “After Tiller,” saying it wrongly downplays the “gravely unjust”... Read more

Pro-life advocates pray with a statue of Our Lady of Fatima in front of the Planned Parenthood Surgical Center in Albuquerque, March 20, 2013.

Albuquerque pro-life measure hailed as valuable despite defeat

Nov 20, 2013

Although a pro-life ballot measure in Albuquerque, N.M., did not gain enough votes to pass, pro-life activists say the initiative... Read more

The United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals located on Camp Street in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Court unanimously overturns block on Texas abortion law

Nov 1, 2013

Texas pro-life advocates have claimed victory after a federal appeals court unanimously reinstated state rules that require abortion doctors to... Read more

Texas pro-life law takes effect after some portions struck down

Oct 29, 2013

A ban on abortions when an unborn baby can feel pain took effect in Texas today, one day after a... Read more

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Fetuses may feel pain as early as 20 weeks, doctor clarifies

Jun 27, 2013

By Carl Bunderson

An Italian doctor has clarified that fetuses may be capable of feeling pain and pleasure as early as 20 weeks... Read more

President Barack Obama gives his weekly address, May 5, 2012.

Obama threatens veto as fetal pain bill passes House

Jun 18, 2013

By Adelaide Mena

Despite passing the U.S. House of Representatives, a bill to prohibit abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy faces an uncertain... Read more

Kermit Gosnell mugshot.

New pro-life coalition aims to 'Stop the Gosnells'

Jun 6, 2013

By Adelaide Mena

A new group of pro-life organization across the country is working to expose and fight abuses such as infanticide and... Read more

Pro-Life Activist Lila Rose in Rome Dec 4 2012.

Doctor willing to abandon baby from failed abortion sparks protest

May 2, 2013

By Adelaide Mena

Pro-life activists protested outside the clinic of a Washington, D.C., abortionist who admitted during an undercover interview that he “would... Read more

CNA

Columnist blasts media for Gosnell tardiness

Apr 30, 2013

In a column written for Catholic News Agency, former editor-in-chief of the National Catholic Register Francis Maier has called attention... Read more

Dr. LeRoy Carhart.

Late-term abortions criticized after death of New York woman

Feb 12, 2013

Pro-life advocates are urging an end to third-trimester abortions in response to the death of a 29-year-old woman who underwent... Read more