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ACLJ in Supreme Court Brief: Abortion More Dangerous Than Childbirth

By Walter M. Weber1627663303723

We said it before, and we’ll say it again: Abortion is not safer than childbirth. Of course, that’s not the key issue regarding abortion. As we noted earlier : Killing babies before birth in abortion, like killing them after birth in infanticide, is wrong even if someone could show the killing...

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ACLJ Files Supreme Court Brief on Behalf of ECLJ in Dobbs v. Jackson

By CeCe Heil1627598293547

No issue, other than slavery, has divided our nation more than abortion. On one side of the debate, there are people and groups like the ACLJ who believe in the biblical principle that life is sacred and that unborn children are entitled to the fundamental rights of life and liberty. On the other...

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This Is the Beginning of the End for Roe v. Wade

By Jordan Sekulow1627334133279

There has not been a case that is as on track to reverse Roe v. Wade quite like this one. Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization came after a challenge against the Mississippi law that banned abortion after 15 weeks. The State of Mississippi asked the Supreme Court to overturn Roe v. Wade and...

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ACLJ Files at Texas Supreme Court Against Taxpayer Abortion Funding

By Laura Hernandez1627304340000

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) just filed an amicus brief in Zimmerman v. City Austin , urging the Texas Supreme Court to hear a case involving the use of taxpayer money to support abortion related services. Texas is at the forefront of the effort to defund Planned Parenthood. In...

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Mississippi Asks the Supreme Court to Overturn Roe v. Wade

By Logan Sekulow1627074264692

Mississippi’s Attorney General Lynn Fitch has just filed a brief asking the Supreme Court to overturn Roe v. Wade and allow for individual states to determine the options for life and abortion. The case, Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization , is related to a Mississippi law that was enacted...

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The House Is Moving to Force Taxpayer Funded Abortion

By Logan Sekulow1626729009521

Since 1976 federal law has used the Hyde Amendment to protect U.S. taxpayers from directly funding abortions. This law has held up throughout multiple court cases and Administrations. Now, the Hyde Amendment is in jeopardy of being repealed. President Biden and the Left are attempting to eliminate...

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Americans Should Not Be Forced To Pay for Abortions

By Nathanael Bennett1626364111848

For nearly half a century, federal law has protected U.S. taxpayers from directly funding abortions in the United States. This protection is known as the Hyde Amendment, and it was first passed in 1976. Although a clear majority of Americans have consistently supported this commonsense protection,

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ACLJ Calls Out Wildly Overbroad Injunction Against SC Heartbeat Bill

By Walter M. Weber1626091200000

When federal district court Judge Mary Geiger Lewis ruled against the newly enacted South Carolina Fetal Heartbeat and Protection from Abortion Act, she didn’t hold anything back. Although the pro-abortion challengers, led by Planned Parenthood South Atlantic, challenged only one out of roughly two...

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Senate Bill Would Protect Abortion Industry’s Bottom Line

By ACLJ.org1625576340000

On Wednesday, June 16, 2021, the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing to consider the so-called Women’s Health Protection Act (WHPA). This bill has nothing to do with the health of women but is instead merely a legislative attempt to undercut state pro-life laws aimed at protecting the...

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President Biden’s Proposed Budget Guts Pro-Life Hyde Amendment

By Nathanael Bennett1623761940000

While the debate in America over the issue of abortion remains a deeply divisive one, Americans of all political stripes have consistently found strong agreement on at least this one point: American taxpayers should not be forced to pay for abortions. According to a recent poll , 77% of Americans...

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ACLJ Files FOIA After Biden Admin Cites COVID-19 To Allow Abortion Pill To Be Sent Through the U.S. Mail

By Olivia Summers1623681013374

Next time you see your local mail carrier, ask them if they know they might be assisting in abortions. It sounds absurd and will likely throw them for a loop, but thanks to President Biden, any given envelope they’re sliding into a mailbox could contain abortion pills. We just took action to expose...

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Pro-Lifer Ministering to Homeless Does NOT Have To Refer for Abortion

By Francis J. Manion1622552340000

Despite the almost daily ominous rumblings we hear out of Washington about the Biden Administration’s reversal or watering down of the pro-life policies of previous Administrations, it’s important to note that when it comes to conscience rights of pro-life employees, all is not lost – at least not...

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ACLJ Urges Supreme Court To Take Eugenic Abortion Case

By Walter M. Weber1621519140000

Arkansas has a law that makes it a crime to do an abortion for an invidiously discriminatory reason, namely, because the child in the womb has Down syndrome. At the request of abortion providers, lower federal courts declared the Arkansas law unconstitutional, and the state has requested the U.S.

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ACLJ Files Legal Comments Against Biden Admin's Abortion Funding

By Laura Hernandez1621452396788

This has been a pivotal week in the battle to defund Planned Parenthood. The Supreme Court dismissed three cases challenging the Trump Administration’s “Protect Life regulations” defunding millions from Planned Parenthood. At the same time, we filed a new formal public legal comment urging the...

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SCOTUS Agrees To Hear Case That Could Severely Limit Roe v. Wade

By Jay Sekulow1621288855263

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a MAJOR abortion case. The case – Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization – is related to a Mississippi law that banned most abortions (with limited exceptions) after 15 weeks, which directly contradicts the 1973 landmark Supreme Court decision that...

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Overturn Roe v. Wade - Defeat Abortion - Save Babies

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The Supreme Court has taken up a major abortion case. It could strike at the heart of Roe v. Wade and save countless unborn babies’ lives. When states like New York passed barbaric abortion laws,

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New Lawsuit Against Biden Admin in Aborted Babies' Experiments FOIA

By Matthew Clark1620827940000

As we warned you, the Biden Administration continues to demonstrate in a very short time that it is fully committed to supporting Planned Parenthood and the abortion industry, no matter how ghoulish its practices get. Now President Biden has reportedly reversed a ban put in place by the Trump...

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Biden Admin To Send Millions of Tax Dollars To Planned Parenthood

By Olivia Summers1620223140000

On April 15 – traditionally known as “Tax Day” – the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), under the direction of President Biden , announced its proposed changes to undo the Trump Administration’s 2019 rule on Title X funding. Under the Trump Administration’s rule, Planned Parenthood...

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Defending Parental Rights and Unborn Lives at the Supreme Court

By Erik Zimmerman1620072005172

Does a minor – a girl aged seventeen or younger , who is not emancipated – have an absolute right to obtain an abortion without notifying her parents, and without having a court review her situation? And to put it more bluntly, are Planned Parenthood and other abortionists free to pressure this...

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ACLJ Suing Biden Administration Today

By Logan Sekulow1619817066188

The ACLJ is officially suing the Biden Administration. This Administration has not been responsive to our FOIA requests in any capacity. We just filed a FOIA lawsuit pertaining to the Biden Administration using aborted babies’ body parts for experimentation. It’s hard to even put that into words.

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