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Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards says signing a pro-life measure is ‘what my Catholic Christian faith requires,’ but Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker counters that his own state is ‘making history’ with its pro-abortion legislation.
EDITORIAL: The cause of life is gaining new followers and new momentum.
Whole Women’s Health tried to compel disclosure by the Church in response to bishops’ support for law requiring burial of aborted babies.
The draft bill to legalize abortion in the republic would require pro-life health care professionals to provide abortion referrals.
Gov. Jerry Brown said S.B. 320 was ‘not necessary.’
The flurry of legislative activity in 2018 follows a year where 19 states adopted 63 new restrictions on abortion, the largest number of new anti-abortion laws in a year since 2013.
The state’s Republican governor, Bruce Rauner, reneged on an earlier promise to veto the law that will require Illinois taxpayers to pay for thousands of abortions annually.
Many anticipate administration shaping a Supreme Court that would send abortion law back to the states.