Trump Administration Confirms: “There is No Right to Abortion”

May 21, 2020 by

by Mary Margaret Olohan, Life News: Hours after President Donald Trump threatened to quit the World Health Organization, the U.S. rejected abortion language in the World Health Organization’s coronavirus resolution Tuesday. The U.S. representatives to the World Health Assembly said in a statement that it “dissociates” from the World Health Organization (WHO) language on guaranteeing the rights of poor countries to forgo intellectual property rules during emergencies in order to get medicine...

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Advice to Matt Hancock on ‘DIY’ home abortions was ‘misleading’ says former Marie Stopes global director

May 20, 2020 by

from Christian Concern: Misleading evidence was used by abortion providers and their allies in the civil service to strong-arm the government into allowing home abortions, the High Court has been told. In today’s High Court hearing, Michael Phillips, representing Christian Concern, has argued that civil servants failed to give Matt Hancock honest and impartial advice, and instead presented skewed evidence that led to a dangerous and anti-parliamentary U-turn. Despite assurances to Parliament...

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Home abortions

May 20, 2020 by

from Christian Concern: “We’re heading into uncharted territory and at some point serious complications are going to arise. Everything that the Abortion Act was said to deliver when it was first passed has been exceeded by a cheapening of life, and this is the ultimate expression of that.” Former GP, Dr Trevor Stammers, explains his concerns at the government’s decision to allow women to have medical abortions at home with only a phone or video consultation. Find out more about the case which...

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Christian Concern to appeal judgment on ‘DIY’ abortions

May 19, 2020 by

by Andrea Williams, Christian Concern: Thank you so much for praying and for all your support as we have challenged the government’s decision to allow dangerous DIY abortions during the lockdown. I’m also deeply grateful for our advocate Michael Phillips’ tireless and excellent work putting our case to the High Court. Sadly, our request for judges to review this disastrous policy wasn’t granted. But it’s not over. And our legal challenge is already revealing details about how...

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‘We had clear assurance that we wouldn’t be getting home abortions’ – Ann Widdecombe

May 18, 2020 by

from Christian Concern: Ann Widdecombe, former Conservative MP, is backing Christian Concern’s pursuit of a judicial review at the High Court tomorrow (May 19). Lawyers will challenge the government’s decision to allow women to have medical abortions at home with only a phone or video consultation. If you are concerned, contact your MP and find out more about the threat this decision has for our parliamentary democracy. Read here Watch Ann Widdecombe here...

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DIY abortion policy ‘threatens parliamentary democracy’

May 17, 2020 by

by Tim Dieppe, Christian Concern: The government clearly stated to Parliament that no changes to the abortion regulations would be made due to covid-19. Just days later, with parliament now shut down, changes to the abortion regulations were pushed through. Such a move clearly undermines and threatens our system of parliamentary democracy. Mistaken announcement of change to abortion regulations. On Monday 23 March, the Department for Health and Social Care mistakenly announced that the...

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