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Culture of Life
Charlotte Hays
Planned Parenthood’s president and the leader of Donald Trump’s pro-life coalition are two women who have lived very different lives and champion very different causes.
Nation
Brian Fraga
David Daleiden of the Center for Medical Progress indicated he will turn himself in to authorities soon.
In Person
Lauren Ashburn
The lead investigator for The Center for Medical Progress spoke with Lauren Ashburn March 29.
Nation
Adelaide Mena/CNA/EWTN News
Gov. McAuliffe’s ‘pride in protecting an organization that destroys life and harms women and their families deeply offensive,’ said a statement from the Virginia Catholic Conference Feb. 21.
Nation
Matt Hadro
Overall, the numbers reflect more resources for pregnant women, a decline in teen pregnancies and more contraceptive use.
Nation
Matt Hadro/CNA/EWTN NEWS
The Obama administration ruled on Wednesday that states can’t ban federal ‘family planning’ grants from Planned Parenthood’s operations.
Culture of Life
Patty Knap
Bus tour covers 50 states in 40 days.
Culture of Life
Patty Knap
Opening a pro-life pregnancy center near an abortion center, or even in a former abortion business, is a strategy that is saving lives across the country.
KEVIN JONES/CATHOLIC NEWS AGENCY
'Urgent Response in Defense of Women’s Health — Planned Parenthood Action Fund' indicates that Soros' Open Societies Foundations’ made a $1.5 million grant to Planned Parenthood for lobbying efforts to respond to David Daleiden's undercover video investigation.
PETER JESSERER SMITH
David Daleiden and Sandra Merritt escaped the charges, in part due to the close relationship between Planned Parenthood’s attorney and the district attorney’s office in Houston.
DUSTIN SIGGINS
Republicans on the Select Investigative Panel on Infant Lives, formed in response to the Planned Parenthood undercover videos, questioned the abortionist’s ties to the University of New Mexico.
MATT HADRO/CNA/EWTN NEWS
David Daleiden still faces a felony charge for forging a driver’s license to conduct his sting on a Texas Planned Parenthood facility.
PETER JESSERER SMITH
Attorneys for pro-life activists David Daleiden and Sandra Merritt contend that prosecutorial misconduct, involving collaboration with Planned Parenthood, should disqualify the indictments against the undercover videographers.
CNA/EWTN NEWS
‘My goal is not just to make abortion illegal: My goal is to make abortion unthinkable,’ Catholic pro-lifer said the same day that Planned Parenthood’s Cecile Richards spoke on campus.
CNA/EWTN NEWS
A special House investigative panel is alleging that a tissue-procurement company and the abortion businesses it partnered with may have illegally profited from the sale of fetal tissue from aborted babies.
BRIAN FRAGA
California Attorney General Kamala Harris received tens of thousands of dollars from the abortion industry in her bid for the U.S. Senate.
AARON LAMBERT/DENVER CATHOLIC/CNA
Archdiocesan officials had not expected the Catholic response to the Eucharistic procession around the abortion center to be so overwhelming.
BRIAN FRAGA
Cardinal Donald Wuerl of Washington criticized the invitation as being incompatible with the values a Catholic college should promote on its campus.
ANN SALADIN
COMMENTARY: The radical shift in some of the organization’s priorities is why St. Louis Archbishop Robert Carlson is the latest Church leader to counsel Catholic families against Girl Scouts participation.
BRIAN FRAGA
‘What we want is an apology,’ Daleiden’s lawyer comments as the Center for Medical Progress leader, and his undercover colleague Sandra Merritt, are booked and post bond in Houston.
CNA/EWTN NEWS
If abortion facilities fail to meet established safety standards, the solution is not to lower those standards, said Catholic leaders.
PETER JESSERER SMITH
A grand jury’s about-face on a Planned Parenthood indictment raises questions about what happens next for the Center for Medical Progress' investigators.
ALEXANDRA DESANCTIS
Young activists stand up for life on and off campus.
JEANETTE DE MELO
Planned Parenthood director-turned-pro-lifer provides her insights on the March for Life and where the movement is heading.
BRIAN FRAGA
The abortion provider targets the Center for Medical Progress utilizing anti-racketeering legislation, but pro-lifers say it’s really a public relations and intimidation tactic.
BRIAN FRAGA
Catholics applaud some elements of the president’s final State of the Union speech, but his stances on human life and sexuality issues remain directly opposed to fundamental Church teachings.
BRIAN FRAGA
A group of Washington state pharmacists is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to declare unconstitutional a regulation, passed at Planned Parenthood’s behest, that forces them to dispense emergency contraceptives.
CNA/EWTN NEWS
“End taxpayer funding to those who commit these cruel and inhumane acts,” Rep. Chris Smith, R-N.J., stated on the House floor on Wednesday before the reconciliation vote.
BRIAN FRAGA
Successes at the state level last year included measures to defund Planned Parenthood and new laws restricting abortion in more than a dozen states.
PETER JESSERER SMITH
Two pro-life organizations with national brands, Obria Medical Clinics and The Guiding Star Project, have partnered to provide women all the services and support they need to choose life.