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.

March 10, 2017

“Strip Marie Stopes of its license,” SPUC and Life launch joint petition

The Society for the Protection of Unborn Children and Life have formed a united front to have Marie Stopes stripped of its abortion license in light of recent scandals and in the wake of a probe which has lifted the lid on the nation’s shameful abortion industry.

The launching of a joint petition comes in the wake of revelations alleging that the country’s second largest abortion provider – Marie Stopes – has been approving thousands of abortions without meeting women, with some discussions of the reason for the abortion lasting as little as 22 seconds.

It was reported in the Daily Mail that the organization has been signing off abortions following short telephone conversations, without the woman seeing the two doctors who authorize the abortion.

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