More than you think: abortion providers get billions of taxpayer money

Planned Parenthood Mar Monte, which supplied organs to StemExpress, received $229 million in government subsidies; other California Planned Parenthood affiliates got hundreds of millions

Three major abortion providers received more than $1.5 billion in taxpayer funds over a three-year period, with a significant portion of the funds going to Planned Parenthood affiliates under legal scrutiny for allegedly selling fetal tissue and other violations.   The Government Accountability Office studied taxpayer funding that went to three organizations that perform … [Read more...]

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Abortion-pill reversal under attack in California

State Board of Registered Nursing exploring regulation that would ban classes on reversal process as not relevant to the practice of nursing, meets March 15 in San Diego

Should anyone—let alone unelected government regulators—have the right to suppress education that could save a life? That’s the question Heartbeat International posed in a petition released Thursday morning, pushing back on a California Board of Registered Nursing proposal that would silence any teaching on Abortion Pill Reversal (APR). An off-label use of progesterone … [Read more...]

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Judge William Orrick may be forced to step down from Daleiden case due to potential bias

Orrick is a federal judge presiding over legal case of Planned Parenthood, National Abortion Federation against David Daleiden

Last December 2017, the legal team for undercover citizen journalist David Daleiden, who exposed the abortion industry’s role in the trafficking of aborted baby body parts, filed a petition for an “extraordinary writ of mandamus” in the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. The petition asked that the appellate court order that William Orrick, a San … [Read more...]

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Sen. Richard Durbin banned from Holy Communion by his bishop

Bishop Thomas Paprocki of Springfield, Illinois says the senator is in violation of Canon 915 for his support of abortion, continues policy put in place by Diocese of Orange Bishop Kevin Vann when he was Durbin's pastor

Statement from Bishop Thomas John Paprocki on Senate Failure to Pass Pain-Capable Unborn Children’s Act: I agree completely with His Eminence, Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Chairman of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) Committee on Pro-Life Activities, who called the U.S. Senate’s failure to pass the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection … [Read more...]

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“I was struck by how joyful everyone was”

Student from San Jose State University's pro-life club, Spartans for Life, reflects on her first time participating in the West Coast Walk for Life

I rubbed the sleep from my eyes, stretched, and popped out of bed. What would today be like, I wondered? Today would be my first time to walk the West Coast Walk for Life. The sun was barely up when our San Jose State University student club, Spartans for Life, gathered on January 27. As we piled into a van for the drive to San Francisco, the excitement was tangible. We were … [Read more...]

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Abortionist who attempted suicide botches laminaria insertion

Woman rushed to hospital after Donald Willis "poked a hole" in uterus

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LSEZ2bM2Hw0 An abortionist who survived a failed suicide attempt has injured another woman during part of a second trimester abortion procedure. Patient J.P. was rushed to the hospital on January 17, 2018, after suffering complications to a botched laminaria insertion conducted the day before by abortionist Donald Clyde Willis at the FPA … [Read more...]

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Senate fails to block filibuster on bill to ban abortions after 20 weeks

U.S. remains one of just seven countries in the world where elective abortions after 5 months of pregnancy are legal

A procedural vote on a Senate bill to ban abortions after 20 weeks failed on the evening of Jan. 29, after more than three hours of debate. The cloture motion, which would have prevented a filibuster on the bill, required 60 votes to pass, and failed by a vote of 51-46. The bill could continue to be considered in the Senate, even with the prospect of a filibuster, though this … [Read more...]

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California Senate approves mandatory medication abortion at public colleges, universities

Would make California first state to require public universities to offer medication abortions

California would be the first state to require public universities to offer medication abortion under legislation approved in the state Senate Monday, a bill that if signed into law would mark a vast expansion of a service that's rare on college campuses. None of the 34 University of California or California State University campuses currently offer abortion services at their … [Read more...]

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“When your time comes, it just comes”

Stirring oratory and tremendous hope at 14th Walk for Life West Coast

California Catholic Daily exclusive. Saturday’s 14th Annual Walk for Life West Coast in San Francisco left organizers and attendees walking on air. Tens of thousands turned out, the weather was clear and the commitment of President Donald Trump to the pro-life cause, more a hope than a fact in 2017, has been amply demonstrated. Pro-Life hero David Daleiden … [Read more...]

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Cecile Richards stepping down from Planned Parenthood

Praises abortion company for ‘life-saving’ work

Planned Parenthood’s Cecile Richards confirmed in a video announcement yesterday morning that she is resigning as president from America's largest abortion chain this year.  “I am announcing I will be stepping down from my position as president of Planned Parenthood this year,” said a smiling Richards in the video.  Richards has given no indication what she intends to do … [Read more...]

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