JOHN BAILEY/HICKORY DAILY RECORD: Pedro Castillo took his place in the Life Chain event held in Hickory along side of Highway 70, helping to spread its anti-abortion message.
But sacred cows being what they areâ¦ what about abortion?Back there in 2015 I wrote in this space the following:Hillary, Guns, and Planned ParenthoodThe column was written in the wake of an Obama executive order on background checks for buying a gun. I had
âThe law makes it so that a doctor can't perform an abortion unless the mother has an opportunity to see her child through an ultrasound and hear the child's beating heart,â said Brenna Smith, a spokeswoman for the governor's office. âThe law then
The veteran flight attendant alleges she was fired by SouthwestÂ after opposing her union’s funding ofÂ a trip by officialsÂ to attend last winter’s pro-abortion Women’s March in Washington.According to the Free Beacon, Carter alleges her empl
The White House on Monday said President Trump would sign a bill banning abortion after 20 weeks, if Congress passes the legislation.The House is sche
Iowa's controversial three-day waiting period for abortions has been upheld by a Polk County judge.Judge Jeffrey Farrell ruled Monday against Planned Parenthood of the Heartland and the American Civil Liberties Union of Iowa, which sued in May to try to block the ...
As the Republican-controlled U.S. House prepares to vote Tuesday on a bill that would ban abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy nationwide, reproductive rights advocates are urging Americans to contact their congressional representatives and pressure them
The ruling by U.S. District Judge Robert Hinkle centered on part of the 2016 law dealing with people or organizations that provide advice to women considering abortions. The Tallahassee judge had already blocked other provisions of the law last year.
âLate-term abortion.â By now you have probably heard the phrase everywhere. In their third and final debate, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton fought over whether âlate-term, partial birthâ abortions, in the words of moderator Chris Wallace, should be
There were 20,672 abortions performed in Ohio in 2016, according to a recently released report by the Ohio Department of Health. That's the lowest number in the 40 years records have been kept, according to officials. The number reflects a steady ...
Even though babies born as young as 21 weeks have survived, it is still legal in the U.S. to abort children up until the end of a pregnancy. (Photo: Holger Holl
DETROIT â They say they feel left out, excluded, like the shunned child in the school cafeteria, cast off to sit alone in the corner of the lunchroom. They call themselves "pro-life feminists," and they say they are feminists in every way, supporting
In his statements defending the decision, Rauner emphasized his long-standing support for abortion rights, saying he believes "that no woman should be forced to make a different decision than another woman would make purely based on her income."
SPRINGFIELD â Conservatives furious about Gov. Bruce Rauner's expansion of taxpayer-funded abortion in Illinois are threatening to put up a challenger against the first-term governor in next spring's Republican primary. The new House Republican floor ...
Supporters of abortion rights blame Senegal's near total ban on abortion for the newborn deaths. "We tell ourselves that if someone had the possibility to get rid of the pregnancy, they would not turn to infanticide," Amy Sakho, a lawyer with the Association of ...