What's happening in the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg. An assessment of the pro-life situation

by Anne-Marie YIM, for FORUM VITAE/ONE OF US LUXEMBOURG Luxembourg, despite its christian roots and traditions, is one of the most liberal country in Europe regarding pro-life issues: abortion (1978), euthanasia (2009), abortion for minors (2012), same sex marriage (2014) have been long legalized at a highly speed pace agenda and now the battleground has moved…

Interview with Laetitia Pouliquen

On September 28th. 2016, Arne Gericke, a German Member of the European Parliament from the Conservatives group, organized a Family Breakfast on the first European Day for Safe Birth and Motherhood. Despite pro-abortion groups calling on the UN to declare September 28 as the ‘International Safe Abortion Day’ and to celebrate this first European Day…

France: To e-defend the right to live could become a crime

On October 13th, French socialist deputies proposed a bill “to widen the offence of forming an obstacle to the voluntary interruption of pregnancy through the online dissemination of “false information” on abortion”. Created by a 1993 law, the offence of ‘obstacle’ sanctions both preventing and attempting to prevent an abortion, by interfering with access to…

Polish Citizens’ legislative initiative towards a comprehensive protection of human life

The ECLJ publishes a Report on the Polish Citizens’ legislative initiative towards a comprehensive protection of human life Strasbourg – Octobre 4th 2016. The citizens’ legislative initiative for the total abolition of abortion, delivered to the Polish Parliament on 5th July 2016, aims to ensure for all children, before as well as after birth, equal rights…