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May

Bureaucracy Bullies Adoptive Families

By ACLJ.org1431694800000

Even as orphans in need face overwhelming obstacles, those loving and caring families who wish to provide them the care they so desperately need – to adopt them – are being targeted by an out-of-control federal bureaucracy. The international orphan crisis currently affects over 153 million children...

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Now It’s the Senate’s Turn

By Jay Sekulow1431553246396

Today, two years after abortionist Kermit Gosnell was convicted of murdering babies born alive after botched abortions , the House of Representatives voted 242-184 to pass the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. Thank you for making this happen. You gave voice to the voiceless. You stood up...

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Gosnell’s “House of Horrors”

By Olivia Summers1431533011721

Two years ago today , Kermit Gosnell was found guilty on three counts of murder in the first-degree, as well as “hundreds of lesser charges.” Certainly, a trial resulting in a conviction that significant was followed closely by the American media? Not so. Most media outlets barely covered the trial...

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Fighting Pro-Abortion Bureaucrats

By Olivia Summers1431528879395

Every 20 seconds , an abortion is performed in the United States. In the amount of time that it took me to write this blog post, roughly 360 American babies lost their lives, and in the amount of time that it will take you to read it, another 30 to 45 babies will have died. While the pro-life...

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How Bureaucrats Target Pro-Life Speech

By Allison Fick1431457351889

For twenty-five years, the ACLJ has been fighting to protect the life and liberties of the American people, including the unborn. From standing up to Planned Parenthood to protecting pro-life counselors’ free speech rights, we have fought to preserve life on all fronts. One of our most recent...

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House to Vote to Protect Unborn Life

By Palmer Williams1431376781304

This Wednesday marks two years since abortionist Kermit Gosnell was convicted of killing live babies, severing their spines using scissors, and routinely performing abortions after Pennsylvania’s 24-week limit. To commemorate this anniversary and ensure such atrocities never happen again, the House...

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April

Protecting Pro-Life Freedom of Speech

By Erik Zimmerman1430426805241

The Supreme Court of the United States has long recognized that the right to use public sidewalks “for purposes of assembly, communicating thoughts between citizens, and discussing public questions . . . has, from ancient times, been a part of the privileges, immunities, rights, and liberties of...

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Worship at the Altar of Abortion?

By CeCe Heil1430333703794

Abortion, simply put, is the murder of an unborn child. This is a barbaric reality that the Left has realized is hard to promote. So what’s their backup plan? They must start framing the argument as “access to reproductive healthcare.” This is a strategy that the ACLJ repeatedly confronts in our...

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Please, Don’t Throw Life Away

By Nicole Smith1429736189878

Just four short weeks from now I’ll be meeting my little daughter for the first time. I can only imagine the rush of emotions that will ensue as I hold her in my arms for the first time. But, one thing I know right now, that moment will mark a very significant turning point in my life. No longer...

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Holding Planned Parenthood Accountable

By Walter M. Weber1429567200000

Washington, D.C. – The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) today filed a reply brief in support of the ACLJ’s request that the Supreme Court review our False Claims Act (FCA) case against Planned Parenthood. The matter will now be submitted to the Court for action, potentially as early as...

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Planned Parenthood’s Founder

By Edward White1429534800000

Most right-minded people look at children as gifts from God. Not Margaret Sanger, founder of Planned Parenthood. She did not like children. In her book, Women and the New Race , Sanger expressed her disgust toward large families, rich and poor, viewing them as harmful to society: “The immorality of...

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Planned Parenthood's Propaganda

By Olivia Summers1429130831459

On March 10, 2015, Planned Parenthood posted its most recent attempt to normalize murder and deflect attention from the real issue of abortion—that it kills. “What is abortion stigma?” is a four minute video produced by Planned Parenthood and SeaChange. The video’s stated purpose is to “transform...

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Fighting Against Big Abortion at SCOTUS

By Jay Sekulow1429048254369

We've taken our largest case ever against the abortion industry to the Supreme Court. We've never been engaged in a fight like this. Last month we filed a petition for certiorari asking the Supreme Court to take a case that could decide the fate of Planned Parenthood’s taxpayer funding. That’s...

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Babies Murdered or Left to Die

By Matthew Clark1429030077683

Two years ago I told you about the grizzly practice of babies being born alive after botched abortions and then grotesquely murdered. They are physically strangled, mutilated, or left to die on the abortionist’s table. It’s unthinkable, but it happens. The worst part is these babies survive the...

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Promoting Death & Destruction

By Joseph Williams1428960194873

We all know Planned Parenthood performs nearly 330,000 abortions every year. Planned Parenthood ends the lives of nearly 900 vulnerable unborn children every day. The Government Accountability Office (GAO) recently confirmed Planned Parenthood has used $1.5 billion in taxpayer money to promote...

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March

You are Funding Big Abortion

By Nicole Smith1427821539493

It’s safe to say that it’s no secret that Planned Parenthood’s cash cow is abortion. Each year, Planned Parenthood performs nearly 330,000 abortions . That’s a staggering 900 children murdered every day. That’s one abortion every 90 seconds. And what’s worse, your hard earned tax dollars are being...

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Have They No Shame?

By Joseph Williams1426698391000

This week in Congress, Democrat Senators blocked an anti-human trafficking bill because it doesn’t publicly fund abortions. Read that again. Pro-abortion extremists are trying to kill an anti-human trafficking bill that enjoyed broad bipartisan support. Mollie Hemingway at The Federalist has more...

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New Life in HHS Mandate Challenge

By Edward White1426006112440

On March 9th, the United States Supreme Court reversed a 2-to-1 decision by the United States Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals that required the University of Notre Dame to comply with the Obama Administration’s abortion-pill Mandate even though compliance violates the Catholic teachings that...

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Lawsuit against Planned Parenthood

By Walter M. Weber1425926216131

On March 5, ACLJ attorneys asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review and reinstate a lawsuit accusing the Planned Parenthood (PP) affiliates of California of illegally overcharging the government – and thus taxpayers – over $200 million. In our “petition for certiorari,” the name for a formal request...

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