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Court upholds execution drug protocol criticized as cruel and unusual
Jun 29 2015
The Supreme Court June 29 upheld the execution protocol used by Oklahoma and several other states.

‘They are our sisters in Christ’: Jessup parish helps expectant mothers in crisis pregnancies
Jun 21 2015
Ariane McBride was pregnant while living in a homeless shelter with her four children. She found help at a Catholic parish.

In El Salvador, women who miscarry can end up charged with abortion
May 20 2015
Guadalupe Vasquez is one of many women who have experienced the consequences of strong anti-abortion laws in El Salvador.

In Maryland Right to Life appearance, Benjamin Carson calls American priorities ‘mixed up’
May 08 2015
By the time an unborn baby is 6 or 7 weeks old, his or her brain is developing at a rate of 400 million neurons a day.

Pro-life display continues at Hopkins after threatened ban
Apr 24 2015
“Our goal with the display is very simple,” said Andrew Guernsey.

Lesson of Special Olympics is ‘all life is beautiful,’ Shriver says
Apr 08 2015
Tim Shriver says his new book “Fully Alive: Discovering What Matters Most” is “really a long thank-you letter to a lot of people.

Pro-lifers criticize new abortion clinic offering spa-type setting
Apr 07 2015
Carafem, a new clinic in a Washington suburb that offers a spa-type setting for women seeking an abortion using RU-486, seems to be telling women "that abortion is not complicated at all," according to a commentary posted on National Right to Life's online news site.

No murder charge in unborn baby's death called 'travesty of justice'
Apr 03 2015
Denver Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila called it "a travesty of justice" that under Colorado law no murder charges could be filed against a woman accused of violently attacking a pregnant woman and using a knife to remove her unborn baby.

O.J. Brigance leads opposition to assisted-suicide bill
Mar 10 2015
Although he is largely incapacitated and can’t speak without the aid of a computerized voice, O.J. Brigance believes his life has value.

Pro-life marchers take to streets of Annapolis in support of life at all stages
Mar 10 2015
Kristan Hawkins was sitting in a cystic fibrosis clinic with her son when a genetic counselor approached and offered advice.

Grandson’s needs prompt Flynn’s advocacy for adult stem-cell research
Mar 08 2015
A former Boston mayor and U.S. ambassador to the Vatican said his life’s work now is being an advocate for the use of adult stem cells.

Maryland March for Life is March 9 in Annapolis
Mar 06 2015
Hundreds of pro-life supporters will take to the streets of Annapolis March 9 with a message for their lawmakers: pass laws that affirm the sanctity of life.

Baby born after RU-486 reversal is ‘light of our life,’ says father
Feb 25 2015
Two-month-old Gabriel Caicedo is one of 78 children who have been saved by a new medical protocol.

Mothers of murder victim, death-row inmate describe their anguish
Feb 15 2015
Murder leaves plenty of collateral damage to the living. Just ask Vicki Schieber and Terri Steinberg.

Providence Diocese offers to bury fetus found at sewage treatment plant
Jan 27 2015
The Diocese of Providence has offered to provide a proper burial for a fetus found in mid-January.