Tag: infanticide

People’s Convoy Protests for 2nd Day in Sacramento

Over a dozen members of The People’s Convoy gathered outside California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s mansion in Fair Oaks, less than 20 miles northeast of the state Capitol, at about 12:30 p.m. on April 20, to protest vaccine mandates and Assembly Bill (AB) 2223. About six California Highway Patrol officers told protesters to “ease off the…


California Bill to Prevent Some ‘Pregnancy Loss’ Prosecutions Advances

SACRAMENTO—A proposed bill that the author said would protect women against criminal prosecution following the death of their baby due to self-induced abortion, miscarriage, or other causes was approved, by a vote of 11–3, by an Assembly committee on April 19. “As parents experience traumatic situations, they should be supported as they mourn, not criminalized,”…


Californians Rally Against the ‘Infanticide Bill’

SACRAMENTO—On the steps of the California State Capitol over a thousand people gathered in the shadow of the building complex while several California Highway Patrol officers scanned the surroundings for potential threats under the cloudy skies. “We are calling this a lobby day, not a protest,” Gina Gleason, director of Real Impact, a Christian activist…


California Assembly Committee Passes Bill That Could Legalize Infanticide

SACRAMENTO—A proposed bill to bar criminal prosecution into the suspicious death of an unborn or newborn baby was passed by a state assembly committee on April 5. Buffy Wicks (D-Oakland) introduced Assembly Bill (AB) 2223 to prevent pregnant women from being prosecuted for either terminating a pregnancy or losing their baby, she said during an…


Confronting the Medical Debate Around After-Birth Abortion

Commentary In November 2021, the Supreme Court of the United States heard arguments in a potentially important abortion case. The case dealt with the constitutional validity of a Mississippi law, the Gestational Age Act, which prohibits abortion procedures after the 15th week of pregnancy. This case is widely regarded as a major test that will settle…


Woman Handed Community Order for Infanticide of Newborn Daughter

A UK court gave a community order to a care home worker convicted of the infanticide of her newborn daughter, who was found dead in a park. Babita Rai, 24, was previously cleared by a jury at Winchester Crown Court of murdering the child, who suffered injuries including multiple skull fractures and was believed to have lived…


Democrat Senators Refuse to Outlaw Infanticide

With the exception of Senators Joe Manchin and Bob Casey, Jr., Senate Democrats just endorsed infanticide. OK. Perhaps that’s a tad overstated. The more charitable view is that they are just not opposed to killing some babies. Here’s the story: for the third year in a row, Senate Democrats filibustered passage of the Born-Alive Abortion…