What I Saw at the Gosnell Trial

By Tina Whittington, SFLA Executive VP I was not able to hear all of the closing arguments yesterday at the murder trial of Kermit Gosnell as I had to slip out for the press conference and prayer vigil, however, there was one thing in particular about being in the courtroom that had me in tears.…

Dr. Calhoun Lectures at Dartmouth on High Risk Pregnancies

Today, Dr. Byron Calhoun lectured at Dartmouth College on high risk pregnancies; his lecture can be viewed here. Over 50 students attended the lecture and based on the survey’s we distributed, many of said they had changed their opinion about terminating high risk pregnancies and have decided to advise their patients to continue their pregnancies with careful supervision.…

President Obama Embraces Planned Parenthood Again

President Obama spoke today at the 2013 Planned Parenthood National Conference in Washington, D.C..  Reciting the same tired talking points and misleading claims, Obama touted Planned Parenthood as a health care provider stating that, “women need access to affordable healthcare.”  Obama also shared the anecdotes of women who have been helped through Planned Parenthood services. …

Judge recuses in Arkansas abortion-ban lawsuit

As we reported earlier in the week, the ACLU has brought suit to stop the new abortion heartbeat law from becoming permanent.  The Judge in the case has recuses himself, siting conflicts of interest. LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A lawsuit challenging Arkansas’ new law banning most abortions after 12 weeks of pregnancy has been assigned to a…

Notes from the Med Students for Life Tour

  Last week we traveled with Dr. Lanfranchi on our Spring Tour to present the abortion breast cancer link at Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine at McMaster University. A large number of pro-abortion medical students arrived to hear the presentation. After Dr. Lanfranchi gave her presentation, she opened the floor for discussion. The pro-abortion…

Success! Thousands of Stop Carhart Complaints Delivered to MD Board of Physicians

Success! Yesterday we dropped off 6,000 complaints to the Maryland Board of Physicians! As you may recall, a few weeks ago Students for Life of America and Rock for Life traveled to Baltimore to deliver thousands of citizen complaints collected on StopCarhart.com against late-term abortionist LeRoy Carhart to the Maryland Board of Physicians. At that…

Medical Students for Life to Hold First Northeast

Regional Conference On Saturday April 27th, 2013, Medical Students for Life of America will be hosting a Northeast Regional Conference at Dartmouth College Geisel School of Medicine. Our featured speaker will be Dr. Byron Calhoun; he will address prenatal diagnosis and perinatal hospice. Dr. Calhoun will be joined by physicians such as Dr. Nicole N.…