Ohio mother’s lawsuit alleges clinic failed at abortion attempt, left her still pregnant

AKRON, Ohio — A northeast Ohio woman filed a malpractice lawsuit alleging that a clinic failed to successfully perform the abortion she sought, eventually leading to her child’s birth. Ariel Knights filed the lawsuit this month against the Akron Women’s Medical Group and two doctors, the Akron Beacon Journal (http://bit.ly/13XaXpz) reported. Knights, 22, of Cuyahoga…

Medical Students for Life Summer Fellowship Announced

Medical Students for Life (MedSFL) is pleased to announce our 2013 MedSFL Summer Fellowship participants. This Fellowship was carefully selected through a competitive process taking applications from across the nation.  Each fellow will participate in five week training by some of America’s leading bioethicists, clinicians, researchers, health economists, and legal experts. Their fellowship will commence…

Outrageous Flyer Contest

**UPDATE: WINNERS ANNOUNCED** We’ve all seen some crazy flyers on campus – inaccurate, lewd, or just plain outrageous! Now SFLA wants to hear about the most ridiculous things going on on your campus – send us images of the most inflammatory flyers you’ve seen! Submissions will be posted on our Facebook page – and the …

Lessons from the Other Side

By Beth O’Malley, SFLA National Programs Coordinator A panel of women line the table in front of a vibrant crowd. The room is abuzz with excitement as women come clapping and chanting down the aisle. “STAND UP! FIGHT BACK,” they chant with great enthusiasm. The crowd cheers along, and the conference is underway. Speakers come…

2013 Spring Conference Schedule

Spring has sprung and that means it’s conference season!  Students for Life has several big events ongoing or coming up across the country, there is sure to be one near you – check out the conference schedule and join us for your local event. If you don’t see one in your area, contact SFLA to…

New High School Pro-Life Initiative Launched

Students for Life of America is proud to announce the launch of our newest initiative for high school and homeschool students.  For the first time ever, pro-life teenage students will have specialized training, programming, guide books, and a website dedicated to meet the unique issues and challenges the comes with being pro-life in high school.…