Posts Categorized: Abortion

Life in Vermont Flier

Vermont Right to Life has launched the largest pro-life outreach project to date. A 4-page, color flyer has been developed and printed for insertion in newspapers around Vermont during the month of January. To date, 185,000 flyers have been shipped to 21 daily, weekly and college newspapers. While a few newspapers inserted the flyer over… Read more »

Abortion in Vermont

Bill S. 315, An Act Relating to Repealing the Unconstitutional Statutes Relating to Abortion was signed into law today at Planned Parenthood’s headquarters in Burlington. All S. 315 does is remove the old and unenforceable abortion provisions enacted in 1846 from Vermont Statutes. The legislation will have no effect on the current legal status of… 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 »

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 »

Passage of More Pro-Life Laws Leads to Abortion Clinics Closings And Decreasing Numbers of Abortions

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report, released its annual report on November 29, 2013, stating that “the availability of abortion providers” and “state regulations” lowered the abortion rate nationwide. Today, only 616 surgical abortion clinics remain in the U.S. from a high of 2,176 in 1991. This represents a 72% decline in abortion… Read more »

New Study Confirms Abortion Breast Cancer Link

It is common in the US for abortion advocates to claim that the risk of elective abortion is relatively trivial, and for major medical organizations to deny any link between abortion and breast cancer. Now a powerful new study from China published by Yubei Huang and colleagues suggests otherwise.  The article, a meta-analysis pooling 36… Read more »

More Trouble for Morning-After Pill Proponents European Manufacturer Warn Women Who Weigh Over 176 Pounds

The European manufacturer of an emergency contraceptive pill identical to Plan B, also known as the morning-after pill, will warn women that the drug is completely ineffective for women who weigh more than 176 pounds, and begins to lose effectiveness in women who weigh more than 165 pounds. HRA Pharma, the French manufacturer of the… Read more »

Planned Parenthood Is Expanding Services in Vermont

The tri-state Planned Parenthood of Northern New England has developed an expansion plan for Vermont.  While Vermont doles out a whopping $1.8 million in federal and state funds annually to Planned Parenthood, neighboring states like Maine and New Hampshire are fed up with Planned Parenthood’s deceptive practices and have cut their funding. New Hampshire also… Read more »

Morning-After Pill Fails to Prevent Pregnancy

“Plan B,” the “morning-after” contraceptive pill, which can be taken up to 72 hours after sex, was supposed to be the “magic bullet” for women who failed to plan ahead. When demanding unlimited access to emergency contraceptives, Planned Parenthood stated that “experts estimate that wider access to emergency contraceptives could prevent up to 1.7 million unintended… Read more »

Annual Rally for Life Saturday, January 18, 2014 ~ Montpelier

  Rally for Life Mass Saturday, January 18, 2014  Before the march begins, a Rally for Life Mass will be celebrated at 9:30am at St. Augustine’s Church in Montpelier.  A reception with coffee and doughnuts sponsored by the Catholic Daughters of Court St. Augustine’s will be offered immediately following the Mass in the church hall.  All… Read more »