|PARTIAL-BIRTH ABORTION BAN
|A second federal judge has declared the Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act unconstitutional because it did not contain an exception to protect a woman's health. US District Judge Richard C. Casey described the procedure as "gruesome, brutal, barbaric and uncivilised." Louise Melling of the ACLU's Reproductive Freedom Project said they were ...|
|Pro-Life Africans Fight Back Against Drive to Legalize Abortion
Nairobi, Kenya (CNSNews.com) - Pro-life activists in Africa are stepping up efforts against moves to legalize abortion, while campaigning for medical practitioners in those countries where abortion is legal to have the right to refuse to perform them.
In Kenya, the Catholic Pro-life Movement is organizing nationwide demonstrations, starting this Saturday, ...|
|Legal action taken against the South African Health Minister
|Legal action is being taken against the South African Health Minister after a nurse was allegedly barred from working in theatre because she refused to perform abortions. Doctors for Life International are demanding the immediate lifting of the bar and that Wilhelmien Charles be granted damages and an unconditional apology. ...|
|Same-Sex ‘Marriage’ Banned in Australia
|Pacific Rim Bureau (CNSNews.com) – Australian lawmakers Friday voted to ban same-sex marriage, following an emotional debate in the country’s Senate.
Members of minor parties opposing the bill called the day "Black Friday," slamming Prime Minister John Howard’s conservative coalition for trying to rush it through and criticizing the official opposition ...|