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Trump Administration Rejects UN Human Rights Council's 'Safe Abortion' Text
CNSNews.com, Virginia - June 23, 2017

(CNSNews.com) â What a difference a year makes. Last summer, the Obama administration not only supported a text at the U.N. Human Rights Council that included a call for access to âsafe abortion where such services are permitted by national lawâ but ...

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Abortion a Low-Key Issue in UK Election But Campaigners See Potential For Change
CNSNews.com, Virginia - May 31, 2017

Abortion is still technically illegal in England, Scotland and Wales but a landmark change in the law in 1967 permitted them at the consent of doctors in certain circumstances, including if they judge the mental health of a woman to be at risk if a pregnancy continues.In ...

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The Extreme Barbarism and Cruelty of Abortion: Gosnell's 'House of Horrors'
CNSNews.com, Virginia - May 18, 2017

One of those agencies was the National Abortion Federation. The Grand Jury report notes that an NAF evaluator found Gosnell’s facility to be “beyond redemption.” His membership application was denied – but NAF never reported Gosnell to anyone else.The rev

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Oklahoma House Declares Abortion 'Murder' - CNS News
CNSNews.com, Virginia - May 12, 2017

(CNSNews.com) -- The Oklahoma House of Representatives passed a resolution on May 8 declaring abortion to be murder and directing "every public official" in ...

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Lawsuit Challenges Regulations on Abortion Clinics in Virginia
NBC 29 News, Virginia - April 21, 2017

A lawsuit has been filed against the McAuliffe administration for the way abortion clinic regulations were rolled back in Virginia.The Family Foundation of Virginia, an anti-abortion group, is funding the legal challenge.The foundation’s president, Victoria Cobb ...

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Anti-abortion organization holds demonstration at UMW
Fredericksburg.com, Virginia - March 22, 2017

Jim Davey (left) and Emily James (right) talk with Jon Atkinson (center) about defunding Planned Parenthood and supporting Federally Qualified Health Centers. Students for Life of America host We Don't Need Planned Parenthood campus tour at the ...

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Conservative Group to Challenge Abortion Regulation Changes - NBC29 WVIR Charlottesville, VA News, Sports and ...
NBC 29 News, Virginia - March 21, 2017

The conservative Family Foundation of Virginia says it plans to file a legal challenge over the way the state did away with restrictive regulations for abortion centers.The group says it notified Gov. Terry McAuliffe's administration Tuesday of its intention to ...

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West Virginia lawmakers weigh change in abortion notices
WCYB, Virginia - March 20, 2017

At a hearing Monday, the House Judiciary Committee heard advocates of current law say doctor waivers were used only four times in 2015, when 48 minors in West Virginia had abortions. The American Civil Liberties Union, social workers and former victims said

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Listen Live
American Center for Law and Justice (blog), Virginia - March 17, 2017

Regarding the prohibition on late-term abortions, I pointed out that babies have been documented as surviving at 20 weeks post-fertilization (22 weeks LMP), so the Pain-Capable bill aims at protecting "viable" unborn babies – exactly those babies the Supreme

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NY Bishop: Pro-Abortion 'Catholic' Politicians Imperil Their Souls, Create Scandal
CNSNews.com, Virginia - February 23, 2017

(CNSNews.com) -- In response to three New York politicians participating in a pro-Planned Parenthood rally -- the nation's largest abortion provider -- the Catholic bishop for the Diocese of Albany, N.Y. said it is a "scientific fact" that abortion

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APNewsBreak: Utah's anesthesia abortion law unenforced
CNSNews.com, Virginia - February 20, 2017

The handful of doctors who do the abortions at the clinic run by the Planned Parenthood Association of Utah are trying to comply with the law passed last May but it contained no specific guidance on how to do so, said Karrie Galloway, the group's CEO.

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Kansas board in lengthy legal dispute over abortion case
The Daily Progress, Virginia - February 11, 2017

FILE - In this June 22, 2013 file photo Dr. Ann Kristin Neuhaus sits in Topeka, Kan., as the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts decides to revoke her license over referrals of patients for late-term abortions. Kansas' medical board is enmeshed in a lengthy legal ...

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Abortion argument continues in Richmond
Lynchburg News and Advance, Virginia - January 31, 2017

âIn our view abortion isn't healthcare because it ends lives instead of healing them. However, since abortion operates under the guise of healthcare in the commonwealth, we should ensure that it operates under the safest regulations provided,â said

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Planned Parenthood on Defunding of Foreign Abortion Groups: 'Access to Abortion is an American Value'
CNSNews.com, Virginia - January 24, 2017

(CNSNews.com) â In response to the Trump administration reinstating the Mexico City Policy, which blocks taxpayer funds to non-governmental organizations that perform or promote abortion overseas, Planned Parenthood Executive Vice President Dawn ...

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Ben Cline's 'Day of Tears' abortion mourning resolution advances in General Assembly
Roanoke Times, Virginia - January 16, 2017

22 is one step closer to being unofficially known in Virginia as the Day of Tears â in which opponents of abortion can mark the anniversary of Roe v. Wade grieving what they consider to be lives lost. A resolution by Del. Ben Cline, R-Rockbridge

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