Lancaster County Postal Carrier Who Lost Job After USPS Refused Religious Accommodation Appeals to Third Circuit

July 28, 2021 | No comments | Posted in Religious Freedom, Uncategorized | Tags:

Independence Law Center files appeal to reverse lower court decision that discriminates against a long-time employee by forcing him to work on Sundays (Philadelphia, PA) Today, the Independence Law Center, in conjunction with Baker Botts LLP, First Liberty Institute, the Church State Council and the Cornerstone Law Firm, filed an appeal with the U.S. Court… Read more »

First-Ever Pennsylvania March For Life Comes to Harrisburg on September 27

June 29, 2021 | No comments | Posted in abortion, pro-life | Tags:

11am Rally at the Front Steps of the PA State Capitol followed by the March (Harrisburg, PA) This fall, on Monday, September 27 — the first day back in session for the PA House of Representatives — pro-life Pennsylvanians from across the Commonwealth will gather together at the State Capitol in Harrisburg for the first-ever… Read more »

Missed Opportunity to Hold Pitt Accountable for Experiments with Aborted Babies

June 26, 2021 | No comments | Posted in abortion | Tags:

Identifying the Next Steps in Stopping Pitt’s Horrific Fetal Experimentation The PA General Assembly has approved state taxpayer funding to the University of Pittsburgh in the annual state budget, sadly without any conditions or limitations on the university’s unethical experimentation using aborted babies. Some pro-life lawmakers in the PA General Assembly attempted to place conditions… Read more »

Victory for Needy Children, Religious Freedom: Response to Fulton v. Philadelphia SCOTUS Decision

June 17, 2021 | 1 comment | Posted in Adoption, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , , ,

(Harrisburg, PA) The following statement may be attributed to Randall Wenger, Chief Counsel for the Independence Law Center, which filed an amicus brief in the Fulton v. City of Philadelphia case decided by the United States Supreme Court today: We’re pleased with the Supreme Court’s unanimous decision that respects the religious liberty of Catholic Social… Read more »

Compassionate ‘Unborn Child Dignity Act’ Overcomes Lies By Abortion Lobby, Passes PA House

June 9, 2021 | No comments | Posted in abortion | Tags:

Opponents continue to spread misinformation, showing extreme pro-abortion bias that is out of touch with basic human decency. The PA House of Representatives, despite the swarm of misinformation spread by extreme pro-abortion politicians that captured national attention,  voted today to advance compassionate legislation that would help many parents grieving tragedy and ensure deceased preborn children… Read more »

Down syndrome is a life meant to be lived: PA House passes Down Syndrome Protection Act

June 9, 2021 | No comments | Posted in abortion | Tags:

Bipartisan vote puts protecting unborn people with Down syndrome over extreme pro-abortion views of politicians like Gov. Tom Wolf. A bipartisan majority of PA State Representatives voted to affirm and support people living with Down syndrome by passing the Down Syndrome Protection Act. “We should all agree that Down syndrome is a life worth living… Read more »

Frankel, Arkoosh, Pro-Abortion Lobby Called Out for Spreading Lies About Bipartisan ‘Unborn Child Dignity Act’

June 2, 2021 | No comments | Posted in abortion | Tags: , , , , ,

Snopes fact-checker calls out false claims; House Bill 118 would not require a death certificate or place any fines on women who have a miscarriage. Members of Pennsylvania’s pro-abortion lobby, State Representative Dan Frankel (D-Allegheny), U.S. Senate candidate Val Arkoosh, and Planned Parenthood have spread false accusations against State Representative Frank Ryan (R-Lebanon) and his… Read more »

Fact-Checking False Claims By Abortion Lobby On Pro-Life Bill

June 1, 2021 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

No, women will not be fined for having a miscarriage. There has been some serious misinformation spreading about the Unborn Child Dignity Act and what it would do. This bill – House Bill 118 – would prevent health care facilities and abortion clinics from treating children who have died in utero or from an abortion… Read more »

PA March for Life – Monday, September 27

May 28, 2021 | No comments | Posted in abortion, pro-life | Tags:

Join pro-lifers from across the Commonwealth at the steps of the PA State Capitol in Harrisburg on Monday, September 27, 2021 for the Pennsylvania March for Life. For more details and the sign-up to attend, visit PaMarchForLife.org.

Three Pro-Life Bills Advance in Pennsylvania, Including First-Ever Vote on Heartbeat Bill

May 25, 2021 | 8 comments | Posted in abortion | Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Heartbeat Bill, Unborn Child Dignity Act, Down Syndrome Protection Act all receive passing votes out of the House Health Committee. (HARRISBURG – May 25, 2021) Today, efforts to update Pennsylvania’s abortion law made a significant first-step forward as the PA House Health Committee, under the leadership of State Representative Kathy Rapp (R-Warren), passed three important… Read more »