VERONA LABELLED AS A “PRO-LIFE CITY”

In Italy, two measures have just been adopted by the Municipal Council of Verona to make it “a pro-life city”. The first measure is to release financing for catholic anti-abortion associations. In a country where newborn infants are being increasingly abandoned, the second measure introduces, at regional level, a network of “secret cradles” in a hospital setting. This…

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MEDICALLY ASSISTED REPRODUCTION FOR ALL WOMEN AUTHORISED IN MALTA

In Malta, new embryo legislation came into force on 1 October. It had been voted in by Parliament and signed by the Maltese President in June 2018 (see Malta: Changes to the Embryo Protection Act adopted by Parliament and Maltese President signs the Embryo Protection Act ). This new law extends IVF access, legalises the freezing of embryos and introduces gamete…

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BELGIAN MPS REMOVE ABORTION FROM THE PENAL CODE

In Belgium, following months of debate both in Parliament and civil society, a decision was taken yesterday to revise the 1990 Lallemand-Michielsens abortion law by 84 votes to 39 with five abstentions. The bill removes abortion from the penal code but penal sanctions still apply to women and doctors if abortion is performed outside the…

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Berlín March for Life 2018

“Human dignity is untouchable” is the title Of the annual Berlin March For Life that will take place the 22nd Of September. The meeting will Be by/before the Reichstag at 1 p.m. And the march will end at around 5.30 p.m. “Yes to every child” and ” No advertising For abortion” Are only two among…

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Eugenic abortion vs Polish constitution

Eugenic abortion vs Polish constitution – ONE OF US   The European Federation for Human Life and Dignity ONE OF US supports “amici curiae” opinion for the lawsuit by the polish Constitutional Court.   Ordo Iuris Insitute Opinion stated that the admissibility of depriving of life an unborn child who is highly likely to suffer…

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Belgium euthanized 3 children aged 9, 11 and 17

When Belgium extended euthanasia to children in February 2014, by eliminating the age limit for lethal injection, we had hoped that no child would die in this manner. The first official child euthanasia in Belgium was reported in September 2016. The 2017 Belgian euthanasia data showed that the number of euthanasia deaths continues to increase,…

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Were the Prophecies of Humanae Vitae Fulfilled?

On July 25, 1968, Paul VI made a historic decision, and signed the encyclical ‘Humanae Vitae’ … “With this he signed his own passion,” said his Secretary of State, Cardinal Casaroli. The new documentary by Goya Productions, “The Prophecies of the Humanae Vitae”, takes stock of one of the most controversial documents of the Catholic Church 50 years…

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