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Judiciary Committee Approves H.57 on a 9-2 Vote Full House to vote on unrestricted abortion bill as early as Wednesday, February 20th

The House Judiciary Committee today voted 9-2 in favor of H.57 after making some cosmetic changes to the Bill. That means the full House of Representatives will vote on H.57 as early as Wednesday, February 20th. It is urgent that you contact your Representative(s) and ask them to vote NO on H.57. Please urge concerned… Read more »

H.57 – What the Judiciary Committee Testimony Confirmed

Some Legislators have implied that the Federal Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act prohibits abortions in the late stages of pregnancy. It does not. It prohibits one specific type of abortion procedure. There are other types of abortion procedures used to abort babies in the second and third trimesters of pregnancy – procedures used at the UVM… Read more »

Pro-Lifers Pack the State House for Public Hearing on H.57 House Human Services Committee Approves Bill (7-3) After Making Only Cosmetic Changes

Thank you to the pro-lifers who turned out by the hundreds to express their opposition to H.57! Despite the bad weather, so many of you were able to respond to our requests for a large turnout for the public hearing. The media took note of how large the crowd was, and it was very encouraging… Read more »

An act relating to the right to have an abortion

Senate Bill H 25  “Establishing a right to abortion advances the public policy goals of enhancing the health of all Vermont citizens, including women of all ages, and strengthening individuals and families … The right of an individual to terminate the individual’s pregnancy shall not be impeded or restricted. “ https://legislature.vermont.gov/Documents/2020/Docs/BILLS/S-0025/S-0025%20As%20Introduced.pdf

An act relating to preserving the right to abortion

House Bill H 57  “The General Assembly intends this act to safeguard the right to abortion in Vermont by ensuring that right is not denied, restricted, or infringed by a governmental entity. … A fertilized egg, embryo, or fetus shall not have independent rights under Vermont law. “ https://legislature.vermont.gov/Documents/2020/Docs/BILLS/H-0057/H-0057%20As%20Introduced.pdf

Public Hearing on unrestricted abortion Wednesday Feb. 6

Public Hearing on H.57 abortion billWednesday, February 6, 2019, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.State House, Montpelier The House Committees on Human Services and on Judiciary will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, February 6, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the well of the House Chamber at the State House in Montpelier on H.57. This… Read more »

Montpelier Rally for Life and Gosnell Movie Saturday, January 26, 2019

Join us for the Annual Rally for Life in Montpelier featuring guest speaker Ann McElihenny. Ann along with her husband, Phelim McAleer, produced the movie Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer, based on the New York Times bestseller book. The Rally will be followed by the first showing of the Gosnell movie anywhere in Vermont,  at the… Read more »

Pro-Life Vermonters Voice Objections to UVM Medical Center’s Decision to Allow Elective, Late-Term Abortions

Members of the Vermont Right to Life Committee, and other concerned pro-life Vermonters, attended the public comment portion of the UVMMC Board of Trustees meeting on Thursday, September 20th at 2:00pm. Pro-lifers have stated their objections at two previous meetings of the Board. Several people, including medical professionals, have expressed their objections to the decision to… Read more »

Save the Date! for the Chittenden County Right to Life Annual Dinner & Auction

Save the Date! for the Chittenden County Right to Life Annual Dinner & Auction   Saturday, September 29, 2018 5:30 – 9:00 p.m. St. John Vianney Parish Hall  160 Hinesburg Road in South Burlington   Please join fellow pro-lifers for food, fun, and fellowship to benefit Chittenden County Right to Life! (Invitations will be sent to… Read more »