The Christian Institute - Abortion News https://www.christian.org.uk/news/abortion The latest abortion news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Fri, 17 Aug 2018 15:31:36 +0000 Fri, 17 Aug 2018 15:31:36 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) ‘Uphold our freedoms’: Pro-life charity takes legal action against council https://www.christian.org.uk/news/uphold-freedoms-pro-life-charity-takes-legal-action-council/ A pro-life charity thrown out of a local council’s event has begun legal action, calling for pledges on freedom of expression.

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Fri, 17 Aug 2018 13:34:42 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/uphold-freedoms-pro-life-charity-takes-legal-action-council/
Pro-life group set to appeal Scottish DIY abortions ruling https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pro-life-group-set-appeal-scottish-diy-abortions-ruling/ A judge has rejected a pro-life challenge to home abortions, but the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children (SPUC) says it is considering an appeal.

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Wed, 15 Aug 2018 14:26:35 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pro-life-group-set-appeal-scottish-diy-abortions-ruling/
Argentina votes to protect women and unborn children from abortion https://www.christian.org.uk/news/argentina-votes-protect-women-unborn-children-abortion/ Senators in Argentina have voted against expanding abortion laws, rejecting outside pressure to weaken the current largely pro-life position.

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Fri, 10 Aug 2018 13:48:49 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/argentina-votes-protect-women-unborn-children-abortion/
NI women urge MPs to leave their abortion laws alone https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ni-women-urge-mps-leave-abortion-laws-alone/ Attempts to impose abortion on Northern Ireland should be resisted, MPs were told yesterday.

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Thu, 19 Jul 2018 16:05:36 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ni-women-urge-mps-leave-abortion-laws-alone/
‘I said no to abortion at 36 weeks and now my toddler is thriving’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/i-said-no-abortion-36-weeks-now-toddler-thriving/ A young mum who rejected pressure to abort three times says her little girl is now doing “amazingly well”.

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Thu, 19 Jul 2018 13:31:07 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/i-said-no-abortion-36-weeks-now-toddler-thriving/
Mum of twins: I wouldn’t change my baby with Down’s syndrome https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mum-twins-i-wouldnt-change-baby-downs-syndrome/ A mother who gave birth to twins – one of whom has Down’s syndrome – is now helping to reverse negative stereotypes about the condition.

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Tue, 17 Jul 2018 07:20:50 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mum-twins-i-wouldnt-change-baby-downs-syndrome/
Activists push for DIY abortions in England https://www.christian.org.uk/news/activists-push-diy-abortions-england/ Medical organisations have been criticised for calling on the Government to allow women to have abortions without on-site medical support.

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Fri, 13 Jul 2018 14:22:18 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/activists-push-diy-abortions-england/
Amnesty International abortion policy a ‘grotesque irony’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/amnesty-international-abortion-policy-grotesque-irony/ Amnesty International has declared abortion to be “a human right”.

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Fri, 13 Jul 2018 12:49:59 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/amnesty-international-abortion-policy-grotesque-irony/
Thousands march for life in Belfast https://www.christian.org.uk/news/thousands-march-life-belfast/ Pro-lifers have rallied in Belfast to call on Northern Ireland to stand up for the unborn.

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Wed, 11 Jul 2018 15:57:25 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/thousands-march-life-belfast/
Abortions increase to one almost every three minutes https://www.christian.org.uk/news/abortions-increase-one-almost-every-three-minutes/ Nearly 200,000 unborn babies were aborted in England and Wales in 2017, latest official figures show – that’s one approximately every three minutes.

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Fri, 06 Jul 2018 14:06:26 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/abortions-increase-one-almost-every-three-minutes/
Couple behind horrifying baby murder likely to escape charges https://www.christian.org.uk/news/couple-behind-horrifying-baby-murder-likely-escape-charges/ A US couple who admitted to brutally killing their unborn baby may walk away without charges due to a legal loophole.

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Thu, 05 Jul 2018 09:12:13 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/couple-behind-horrifying-baby-murder-likely-escape-charges/
Doctors call for consultation over controversial Down’s screening test https://www.christian.org.uk/news/doctors-call-consultation-controversial-downs-screening-test/ The British Medical Association (BMA) has urged the Government to launch a full consultation over a controversial new technique for screening unborn babies for Down’s syndrome.

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Wed, 04 Jul 2018 14:30:43 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/doctors-call-consultation-controversial-downs-screening-test/
Wales introduces DIY abortions despite judicial review https://www.christian.org.uk/news/wales-introduces-diy-abortions-despite-judicial-review/ Controversial plans to allow women to take an abortion pill at home have been pushed through in Wales, despite identical plans being challenged in Scotland.

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Tue, 03 Jul 2018 15:48:10 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/wales-introduces-diy-abortions-despite-judicial-review/
High Court backs council free speech ban despite human rights breach https://www.christian.org.uk/news/high-court-backs-council-free-speech-ban-despite-human-rights-breach/ A London council can continue to restrict people from offering alternatives to abortion outside a Marie Stopes centre, the High Court has ruled.

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Tue, 03 Jul 2018 10:10:25 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/high-court-backs-council-free-speech-ban-despite-human-rights-breach/
Trump and Clinton at odds on abortion https://www.christian.org.uk/news/trump-clinton-odds-abortion/ Donald Trump has praised pro-life activists campaigning to protect the right to life of the unborn.

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Mon, 02 Jul 2018 14:37:40 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/trump-clinton-odds-abortion/
Victory for pro-life centres in US free speech case https://www.christian.org.uk/news/victory-pro-life-centres-us-free-speech-case/ Pro-life leaders are celebrating a ruling by the US Supreme Court which has significant implications for freedom of speech.

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Fri, 29 Jun 2018 07:15:53 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/victory-pro-life-centres-us-free-speech-case/
Pro-life politician quits Sinn Féin over its abortion stance https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pro-life-politician-quits-sinn-fein-abortion-stance/ An Irish pro-life politician has stepped down from Sinn Féin following its support for abortion, saying she feels she no longer has a place in the party.

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Tue, 26 Jun 2018 15:18:20 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pro-life-politician-quits-sinn-fein-abortion-stance/
Peer: ‘Why are politicians trying to force abortion on Northern Ireland?’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/peer-politicians-trying-force-abortion-northern-ireland/ MPs attempting to impose abortion on Northern Ireland are being driven by “a mutant version of liberal ideology”, according to an independent Peer.

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Thu, 21 Jun 2018 14:25:16 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/peer-politicians-trying-force-abortion-northern-ireland/
Abortionist job advert dropped after student outcry https://www.christian.org.uk/news/abortionist-job-advert-dropped-student-outcry/ A US university will no longer hire an abortionist after an outcry from its students.

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Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:08:36 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/abortionist-job-advert-dropped-student-outcry/
‘Abortion safer than paracetamol': ex Planned Parenthood CEO https://www.christian.org.uk/news/abortion-safer-paracetamol-ex-planned-parenthood-ceo/ Former Planned Parenthood CEO Cecile Richards has been taken to task for claiming abortion drugs are safer than taking paracetamol.

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Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:08:05 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/abortion-safer-paracetamol-ex-planned-parenthood-ceo/