The state’s five outpatient abortion clinics – two of them in the Archdiocese of New Orleans – should be subject to “common-sense regulations” similar to those governing other medical professionals and facilities, said Benjamin Clapper, executive director of Louisiana Right to Life.
The first federal legislation since Roe v. Wade that would protect an unborn child after 20 weeks in the womb – already passed in June by the U.S. House of Representatives – was introduced in the U.S. Senate Nov. 6 by Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C.
The Oct. 22nd issue of Gambit contains a cover-page feature article titled "Protection Plan" written by Jeremy Alford and Kelly Connelly. The article addresses the ongoing debate over Planned Parenthood's plan to build a $4.2 million, 7,000 square foot facility in New Orleans in 2014.
In a city notorious for its love of music, food and life, death of the unborn is becoming a fear for many New Orleanians. In response to this threat, the NOLA Needs Peace coalition hosted a rally May 20 at the site of the future Planned Parenthood abortion clinic on South Claiborne Avenue.
If being in Washington, D.C., for this year’s National March for Life is logistically impossible, locals who want to lend their support to the