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Pelosi and Pro-Abortion Radicals in the House Try To Call Off Debate

By Nathanael Bennett1632315540000

In the ongoing debate over the sanctity and value of the preborn, life is winning. Life is winning because, as time marches on, science and technology consistently reaffirm and document the reality that a baby in utero is a unique and distinguishable person who warrants full protection under the...

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Defend South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem’s Law To Save Unborn Babies

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The State of South Dakota and Governor Kristi Noem passed a lifesaving law requiring third-party counseling for pregnant women to protect them from coercion and misinformation on abortion. For...

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ACLJ Representing South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem vs. Planned Parenthood

By Jordan Sekulow1631912722291

There are three cases right now that could deliver a defeat to Planned Parenthood once and for all. In one of the biggest abortion cases in decades, the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization has the potential to overturn Roe v. Wade. Next, Texas just passed an abortion law that prevents...

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Biden's DOJ To Sue Texas Over Abortion Law

By Jordan Sekulow1631224874955

The Left is trying to protect its vice grip on abortion laws. Under the Biden Administration, the Department of Justice (DOJ) is trying to go after the new Texas law that bans abortion after the six-week point of pregnancy or when a heartbeat has been detected, known as the Texas Heartbeat Act .

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Taxpayer-Funded Abortion Returns? ACLJ Takes Major Action

By Jordan Sekulow1631137579951

The Hyde Amendment – which has protected U.S. tax dollars from directly funding abortion – is on the brink of ending after more than 40 years of being federal law. Soon, the U.S. House and Senate will consider a $3.5 trillion dollar spending bill, which could potentially remove the Hyde Amendment.

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ACLJ Joins Pro-Life Letter to Congress Demanding Hyde Amendment

By Nathanael Bennett1631116019667

The American people, while deeply divided on the underlying issue of abortion, do not want to pay for abortions with their tax dollars. This has long been true, and it represents one of the few unifying issues for Republican, Democrat, and Independent voters. Even so, it seems the political...

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Biden Takes Aim at Conscience Protections Against Abortion-Pill Mandate

By Geoffrey Surtees1630673940000

Right on the heels of the Biden Administration dismissing its lawsuit against the University of Vermont Medical Center for violation of federal conscience laws—a move denounced by the ACLJ and roundly criticized by Senator James Lankford and others—it has now turned its sights to stripping...

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Supreme Court Declines to Block Texas Abortion Ban – What It Means

By Jordan Sekulow1630617530219

The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to block a Texas abortion ban. This Texas law bans abortions after the six-week of pregnancy, or when a heartbeat has been detected. The unique part about this law is that it removes the ability for the state to enforce the law, and instead provides the ability...

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Planned Parenthood Panicking Over Case That Could Undo Roe v. Wade

By Ali Holston1628520542932

Planned Parenthood and the abortion industry are in panic mode and for good reason. As we’ve reported , the Supreme Court will soon hear a landmark case that could potentially undo Roe v. Wade ’s pre-viability rule and decimate the legal killing of children who are still in their mother’s womb.

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Biden Administration Declares War on Pro-Lifers

By Jordan Sekulow1628112033011

Under the Biden Administration, the pro-life movement is facing increased hostility. In the latest example , the ACLJ represents a nurse who had a conscience objection to participating in abortion procedures. She was put on a list with other nurses who had objections to these types of procedures as...

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Biden White House Declares War on Conscience Rights

By Francis J. Manion1628092663881

The Biden Administration has sent a clear message to all health care professionals who call themselves pro-life: “Your rights don’t matter. We won’t enforce them.” We’ve been telling you for years about the ACLJ’s case on behalf of a University of Vermont Medical Center (“UVMMC”) operating room...

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ACLJ Dismantles Legal Fallacies of Roe v. Wade in Three SCOTUS Briefs

By Walter M. Weber1627931293011

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) has filed a friend-of-the-court brief in the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization (JWHO) abortion case urging the U.S. Supreme Court to overrule Roe v. Wade . This is one of three amicus briefs which ACLJ attorneys prepared for the Dobbs case.

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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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