Posts Tagged ‘Dustin Siggins’

Texas defunding abortion providers violates a woman’s ‘right to life,’ pro-abortion group says

by Dustin Siggins Ben Johnson co-wrote this article. RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TX, November 22, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A new report states that the closure of family planning centers caused by the state of Texas’ refusal to fund abortion providers is a human rights violation that disregards women’s “right…

University pays legal fees, changes policy after pro-life students sue for viewpoint discrimination

by Dustin Siggins YPSILANTI, MI, November 22, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Eastern Michigan University has agreed to pay the legal fees of a student pro-life group and to change its policy after the group says EMU denied a college grant so it could erect a pro-life display on campus. Earlier this year, the Alliance…

CCHD is making progress in funding, but problems persist: Watchdogs

by Dustin Siggins CHAMPAIGN, IL, November 22, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Critics are saying, while the latest round of grants from the Catholic Campaign for Human Development seem to be an improvement, problems persist. Most recently, the University of Illinois’ YMCA chapter has lost $60,000 in funding from…

Planned Parenthood clinic opens next to adoption center

by Dustin Siggins FORT WORTH, TX, November 21, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – After years of work and $6.5 million in private donations, Texas’ newest Planned Parenthood clinic has opened in Forth Worth. Planned Parenthood Southwest Fort Worth Health Center is a licensed ambulatory center whose services include…

‘Wild-eyed craziness’: New video proves statutory rapists can buy Plan B to cover up their crimes

by Dustin Siggins Ben Johnson contributed to this story. WASHINGTON, D.C., November 21, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – New video footage proves that allowing the abortifacient Plan B One Step to be sold over-the-counter has freed statutory rapists to purchase the abortion-inducing drug to end the pregnancies of their…

13-year-old pleads guilty to rape of 8-year-old girl: was addicted to porn by age 10

by Dustin Siggins FLINTSHIRE, ENGLAND, November 20, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A 13-year old boy in England has pled guilty to rape, attempted rape and sexual assault of an eight-year old girl, and, according to reports, pornography may have played a significant part in his crimes. The actions took place when he…

Catholic school cancels talk by priest with Church-approved ministry to homosexuals

by Dustin Siggins WASHINGTON, D.C., November 20, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Administrators at a Catholic high school in New York City have postponed a speech by a retired priest with the official Catholic Church ministry Courage, which encourages men and women with same-sex attraction to follow Catholic teaching…

City approves ‘buffer zone’ around Planned Parenthood clinic: pro-life activists plan to sue

by Dustin Siggins PORTLAND, ME, November 19, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A New England city faces a lawsuit from pro-life activists over a new 39-foot “buffer zone” around its only Planned Parenthood facility. On Monday, the Portland, Maine City Council approved the buffer in response to claims by Planned…

Sarah Silverman auctions used ‘vaginal napkin’ to help Texas women get abortions

by Dustin Siggins NEW YORK, NY, November 19, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – On Monday night, Hollywood and New York celebrities held a telethon that raised a reported $50,000 to help women in Texas travel to get abortions. The fundraiser was hosted by controversial comedian Sarah Silverman and “The Daily Show”…

Study: Possible link between birth control pill and glaucoma

by Dustin Siggins WASHINGTON, D.C., November 19, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A new study shows a possible link between women who use birth control pills and a higher risk of glaucoma as they age.  The study examined the Center for Disease Control’s (CDC) National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey,…

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