Bogus Criminal Charges Dropped Against Pro-Life Counselor

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Albany Medical Surgical Center is an abortion clinic in northwest Chicago, part of the Family Planning Associates Medical Group; and according to their website, they provide abortions up to 23.3 weeks. The Center has been in the news for health violations and punitive fines. More recently, the Albany Medical Surgical Center falsely accused a pro-life sidewalk counselor with a criminal battery charge. That charge was tossed out of court yesterday after the State chose not to prosecute charges … [Read more...]

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NOT GUILTY! A Win for Eric Scheidler and the Pro-Life Movement

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Just in:  Eric Scheidler has been acquitted of charges of criminal trespass stemming from the April 15 protest at Planned Parenthood 's big fundraising gala at Navy Pier.Peter Breen, Special Counsel for Thomas More Society, called it, “a great win.”  Breen defended Scheidler alongside Associate Counsel Corrina Konczal.  “People have a right to go on Navy Pier,” Breen asserted. “...It’s a public place - and you can’t be excluded because you are protesting an event that is happening there.  Th … [Read more...]

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Will Pope Francis Encounter Convicted Msgr. William Lynn in Philly Prison?

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When Pope Francis visits the U.S. this Fall, will he meet the priest who's in jail for failing to report incidents of clergy abuse?The Catholic Herald connected the dots on this story: They reported this morning that the prison which the Holy Father will visit during his U.S. visit, Philadelphia's Curren-Fromhold Correctional Facility, is the same facility where convicted cleric Monsignor William Lynn is housed.The Curren-Fromhold facility holds 8,100 prisoners in its sprawling complex of … [Read more...]

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