Posts Categorized: Health

Planned Parenthood is Not a Friend to Women

August 4, 2014 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion, Health | Tags: ,

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Pennsylvania should not support Planned Parenthood because:

Planned Parenthood is not a friend to women. Planned Parenthood is big business. Planned Parenthood = Abortion. No matter what. Planned Parenthood is not a friend to… Read more

5 Things Worth Considering About the Hobby Lobby/Conestoga Decision

July 2, 2014 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Family, Health, Life, Religious Freedom, Supreme Court | Tags: , , , , ,

By Julie Blattenberger and Elijah Coryell

1. Hobby Lobby DOES provide contraceptive care for women. The Green family provides 16 of the 20 FDA-approved forms of contraceptive care. Their family’s religious conscience only objects to 4 drugs and devices which … Read more

Hallelujah! Victory for the Hahns, Religious Freedom

June 30, 2014 | 4 comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Family, Health, Life, pro-life, Supreme Court | Tags: , , , , ,

Freedom is the Ultimate Winner in Conestoga Wood and Hobby Lobby Supreme Court Decision

Pennsylvania Family Institute applauds ruling as important First Amendment victory

Liberty in America was affirmed and protected today as the United States Supreme Court sided with … Read more

Planned Parenthood Pulls the Religion Card

June 4, 2014 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Health, Life, pro-life | Tags: , , ,

by Julie Blattenberger

Below is a letter recently distributed by Planned Parenthood to their patient list.

Planned Parenthood is now seeking to enlarge their coffers by claiming that the Bible is silent on abortion. Sure enough, if you search the … Read more

Proposed “Chloe’s Law” on Down Syndrome Will Save Lives

March 12, 2014 | 2 comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Family, Health, Life | Tags:

UPDATE: The PA House passed the “Down Syndrome Prenatal Education Act” (HB 2111), and now moves to the PA Senate for consideration. Contact your Senator and ask for their support: www.tinyurl.com/HelpChloe 

After a routine prenatal check-up Rachel Collins, a first-time … Read more

8 Things You Should Know About This Year’s Critical Supreme Court Case (Conestoga Wood Specialties v. Sebelius)

February 25, 2014 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion, Family, Health, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , ,

One month from today, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments on the case Conestoga Wood Specialties v Sebelius. Here are eight things you should know about the case:

The Hahn Family, a Lancaster County (Pennsylvania) Mennonite family, owns Conestoga… Read more

Abortion Rates Fall to Lowest Since Roe v. Wade

February 11, 2014 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Health, Life | Tags: , , , ,

By Kate Boyle

At current rates, 1 in 3 American women will have an abortion by the time she is 45. That seems like a staggering statistic to some but recent headlines have announced that the United States has actually … Read more

Brief Filed with the Supreme Court by Lancaster County business and its owners

January 10, 2014 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Family, Health, Life, Religious Freedom, Supreme Court | Tags: , , , ,

LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa. —  A legal brief was filed with the U.S. Supreme Court, which agreed to hear the appeal of Conestoga Wood Specialties and its owners, the Hahn family, in a case that is being closely watched nationally, along … Read more

Pittsburgh Diocese Suing Obama Admin over Abortion Mandate

October 9, 2013 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Family, Health, Life, Religious Freedom, Supreme Court | Tags: , , , ,

From Pittsburgh Tribune-Review:

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh mounted a new legal challenge to the federal health care mandate, arguing that the Obama administration’s promise to accommodate objections from faith-based employers turned out to be “empty words.”

The … Read more

Appeal in Conestoga Woods Religious Freedom Case

August 1, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Health, Life, pro-life, Religious Freedom | Tags: ,

Our Chief Counsel for the Independence Law Center, Randall Wenger, is one of the lead attorneys in this case, fighting for the religious freedom of the owners of Conestoga Wood Specialties, Inc in Lancaster. Read the update below. Consider supporting … Read more