Tag: law

[Debate] Abortion: Human Right or Human Rights Violation?

We’ve uploaded video from Monday’s debate between Stephanie Gray and Donald Ainslie. Unlike Stephanie’s opponent at Dalhousie, Ainslie did not argue in favour of infanticide, and in fact argued against the notion that abortion should be a morally trivial matter.

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Campaign Life Coalition B.C. Pushes for Public Abortion Statistics

Campaign Life Coalition B.C. is pushing for abortion statistics to be public: The organization Campaign Life Coalition B.C., which opposes abortions, is demanding [a] hearing so it can challenge provincial legislation that prevents hospitals from releasing information such as how

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Euthanasia Bill Shut Down In South Australia

This is the fourth post in our series about euthanasia and assisted suicide. Keep an eye out for a report on Alex Schadenberg’s talk from last night. LifeSiteNews.com reports that a bill to legalize euthanasia in South Australia was unexpectedly

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New Hampshire Committee Votes Against Assisted Suicide

LifeSiteNews.com reports that the New Hampshire House Judiciary Committee has rejected a bill to legalize assisted suicide in a 14-3 vote last week. “This is a significant victory,” said the Alex Schadenberg, Chairman of the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition. However, he

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Charges Dropped Against Calgary Pro-Life Students

Well, this is a huge positive end to the University of Calgary trespassing story. From NCLN: November 3rd, 2009: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CROWN STAYS CHARGES AGAINST CALGARY PRO-LIFE STUDENTS CALGARY ­ The trespassing charges laid against six members of Campus

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Supreme Court rejects appeal on bubble zones

ProWomanProLife covers the Supreme Court’s unsurprising rejection of an appeal against bubble zones around abortion clinics. I don’t know much about the specifics, but Brigitte Pellerin’s analysis offers a great starting point: Of course, freedom of choice in this country

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Pro-Life Lawyer Geoff Cauchi Speaks About The Abortion Law in Canada

The Catholic Register has a great interview with Geoff Cauchi, a pro-life lawyer and board member with Alliance for Life Ontario and Life Canada. First, Cauchi talks about the advantage of having no law on abortion for the pro-life movement

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Obama begins funding abortions again

Well, that didn’t take long (via @SuzanneSadler). Not that this was surprising. Republican and Democrat presidents have been flipping this thing on and off quite routinely. Gotta love politics. Though the thing to watch out for in the U.S. is

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Unborn Victims of Crime Act, Bill C-484

LifeSiteNews.com reports that Conservative MP Ken Epp has introduced a Private Members Bill that would make it a crime to kill or injury the unborn when the child’s mother is victim of a crime. Right now, as far as I

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Canadian women don’t support current abortion policy: poll

A majority of Canadians believe that the unborn deserves some sort of protection, according to a recent article from LifeSiteNews.Com reporting on an Environics poll released last week. More than one-third (34%) of women support legal protection from conception onward,

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