Posts Categorized: News

Pro-Life Lobby Day – Thursday, February 6, 2014

At the State House in Montpelier from 8:30am – 1:00pm Pro-life Vermonters are invited to this important annual opportunity to show the level of our pro-life commitment and the strength of our numbers.  The Vermont Right to Life Committee provides pro-life stickers that, just by wearing, enable us to speak in a unified voice for Life. … Read more »

Ride for Life 2013

Vermont pro-life motorcycle enthusiasts rode in from all over the State to pray for an end to abortion on Saturday, July 13, 2013.  Three different routes were mapped out in advance so that participants would be able to pray at Planned Parenthood abortion clinics in Rutland, Newport, and  Burlington before meeting at noon to pray… Read more »

2014 Rally for Life Instagrams

These are some Instagramed photos that were sent to us of the 2014 Rally for Life at the Statehouse in Montpelier. Please share your photos on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Google Plus with us.  Just add #vrlc somewhere in your post!    

Help Stop Assisted Suicides – Ask Your Physician Important Questions

Will your physician promote the provision of excellent health care in an ethical manner? Or will your physician write a prescription for a lethal dose for patients now that it is legal to do so in Vermont? Promoters of doctor-prescribed suicide are encouraging doctors to write a lethal prescription for patients who have been diagnosed… Read more »

Yes, You Can Help Stop Assisted-Suicides! Ask Your Pharmacist and Pharmacy to Decline to Participate in Assisting Suicide

Ask your Pharmacist if he or she intends to fill a prescription for a lethal dose of drugs. Ask if the pharmacy has established a policy relating to assisted-suicide drugs, and request a copy. Express your desire to use a pharmacy that does not participate in assisting suicides. See below for talking points if you… Read more »

Response to Associated Press article: “Feminists for Life chief rallies Vt. abortion foes”

When the President of Feminists for Life Serrin Foster came to the Vermont State House to advocate addressing the unmet needs of pregnant women through practical resources and support for the most vulnerable, a Planned Parenthood of Northern  New England spokeswoman responded by saying “In Vermont, we have great supports for all women who find themselves pregnant.” (“Feminists… Read more »

Doctor-Prescribed Suicide Law Is “Fatally Flawed” Vermont Organizations Call for Repeal

Vermont Right to Life will join with the Vermont Alliance for Ethical Healthcare and True Dignity Vermont in calling for the repeal of Act 39, the law that has legalized doctor-prescribed suicide.  Here are some of the reasons why Act 39 must be repealed and how it could be accomplished. Legislation to legalize doctor-prescribed suicide… Read more »

Mom, Dad and Unborn Baby Killed in New Hamphire Car Crash Driver will not face charges for unborn baby’s death

According to the New Hampshire Union Leader, a “Vermont couple killed in a crossover highway accident Saturday were expecting their first child in about a month,” the woman’s boss said Monday. Amanda Murphy, 24, was eight months pregnant and engaged to Jason Timmons, 29. All three died when their SUV was struck by a pickup… Read more »

Rally for Life and News Articles

Many thanks to the more than 300 pro-life Vermonters who traveled from all parts of the state to participate in the annual Rally for Life. Thank you also for your perseverance as we struggle to restore respect for all human life. Together, we stand with Feminists like Susan B Anthony whose pride it was to… Read more »