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Operation Rescue is speaking out in the case of the New York woman who died in Maryland in a botched late-term abortion. They say if the Maryland hospital does not file a complaint with the state medical board, they will file suit in order to bring medical scrutiny to the work of abortionist Doctor LeRoy Carhart. There is an ongoing criminal investigation by the state attorney general in Maryland related to Carhart’s operation in that state.
As the next 40 Days for Life gets underway, one prayer demonstration in Greensboro North Carolina had to be canceled because the abortion business, faced with another round of legal prayer and vigil outside their doors, closed their doors permanently. ||
Lima Ohio was the site of another recent abortion clinic closing.
A recent poll of New York voters should be giving its governor headaches. Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York wants to get rid of all pro-life laws in his state and promote late-term abortions, so Cuomo has proposed to the legislature a so-called “Reproductive Choice Act”. The in-depth McLaughlin poll paid for by the Chiaroscuro Foundation shows support for the governor’s position well below 20 percent, over 60 percent strongly disagreed with his ideas.
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Last week’s fatal abortion at Leroy Carhart’s abortion business in Germantown near Washington DC is being investigated. While there seems to be no overt criminality, the tragedy of late-term abortion will likely take front stage. Jennifer Morbelli was 29 years old.
The health concerns of Pope Benedict and the end of his term as the Bishop of Rome to enter a life of prayer may be interesting. But nothing is as interesting as how this man with great intellect clearly and repeatedly articulated Christian and even secular concerns over issues like abortion, assisted suicide, euthanasia and other bioethics topics.
Other stories at Life News-dot-com include an update on Kermit Gosnell, the Philadelphia-based abortion Doctor who is facing murder charges in the deaths of seven babies. Pro-lifers in Ireland are having to fight grossly distorted polls painting a rosy picture of abortion opinion there.
And in state news, Arkansas Governor Mike Beebe signed a ban on abortion funding in ObamaCare and a judge is forcing Arizona to fund Planned Parenthood despite legislative action there. Also, a measure in the Texas legislature is under fire: a national pro-life group says it would allow doctors the right to refuse giving CPR to patients.