Pro-Life Lawsuit against the state of Illinois Dismissed

UPDATE: Pro-Life Lawsuit against the State of Illinois Dismissal Appealed

On November 30, 2017, the Thomas More Society filed a taxpayer lawsuit against State of Illinois officials in a counter attack against House Bill 40, which requires public funding of tens of thousands of elective abortions. The taxpayer lawsuit, filed in the Sangamon County Circuit Court, is brought on behalf of hundreds of thousands of Illinois taxpayers, represented by county and statewide pro-life organizations including the Illinois Federation for Right to Life and it's many affiliates was dismissed by Associate Circuit Judge Jennifer Ascher. A notice of appeal was entered on January 2nd, in the 4th Appelate Court.

September 10, 2015

Duckworth focuses on free birth control as major U.S. Senate issue

Monday, Duckworth, who's planning to challenge U.S. Senator Mark Kirk in 2016, sent out the following appeal Tuesday morning defending Planned Parenthood, despite nine undercover videos showing how the taxpayer-funded clinics sell aborted baby body parts for research:

With extremist Republicans threatening to shut down the government this month over Planned Parenthood funding, it’s obvious that the right-wing’s assault on women’s health isn’t going to stop anytime soon. 

Here’s their latest trick: urging the FDA to make birth control accessible without a prescription…but without preserving the Affordable Care Act’s requirement that birth control be available without a co-pay. 

Click here for the originating article from Illinois Review