WASHINGTON (BP) – The Biden administration has issued new policies to grant abortion providers access to federal family planning funds and to remove the in-person requirement for a woman to obtain the abortion drug mifepristone.
CINCINNATI (BP) – Pro-life leaders praised a federal appeals court decision upholding an Ohio law that prohibits a doctor from knowingly performing an abortion because an unborn child has been diagnosed with Down syndrome.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (BP) – Kentucky Secretary of State Michael Adams signed House Bill 91, a proposed constitutional amendment on abortion, during a ceremony attended by pro-life advocates at the Kentucky State Capitol on Wednesday (April 7).
WASHINGTON (BP) – The Kentucky Senate approved a proposed constitutional amendment to prohibit abortion a day after the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to decide if the state’s attorney general can defend a pro-life law previously invalidated by lower courts.
WASHINGTON (BP) – The Southern Baptist Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission again is calling for passage of a bill to protect the freedom of conscience of pro-life, health care workers.
FROM THE STATES: Ultrasound placed in Florida pregnancy center; Yeats to speak at Midwest March for Life
Florida pregnancy partners with ERLC for ultrasound machine; Yeats to speak at Midwest March for Life.
WASHINGTON (BP) – Supporters of the Equal Rights Amendment are seeking to revive the controversial proposal in the face of adversarial legal opinions and criticism of its connection to the expansion of abortion rights.
WASHINGTON (BP) – Xavier Becerra narrowly gained U.S. Senate confirmation Thursday (March 18) as secretary of Health and Human Services to the dismay of pro-life and religious freedom advocates.
At an intense pace, lawmakers in Republican-governed states are considering an array of tough anti-abortion restrictions they hope might reach the Supreme Court and win approval from its conservative majority, overturning the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision that established a nationwide right to abortion.
WASHINGTON (AP) – President Joe Biden on Thursday (March 11) signed into law a $1.9 trillion relief package that pro-lifers have decried because it fails to include safeguards against abortion funding.