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Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Alabama Supreme Court identifies the contradiction in the pro-abortion argument.

LifeSiteNews reports that a southern US state supreme court has got it right: a person's a person no matter how small.

You can bet that the death squads Planned Parenthood and NARAL are having a spittle flecked nutty right about now.

Time until the anti-life/anti-reason groups challenge the ruling?—5..., 4..., 3..., 2,... .
MONTGOMERY, AL, April 22, 2014 ( –– Children in the womb should have the same legal standing as other children, the Supreme Court of Alabama ruled Friday.
The decision upheld the prior conviction of Sarah Janie Hicks for “the chemical endangerment of her child,” when she exposed her unborn baby to cocaine. The boy, referred to as “JD,” was born testing positive for cocaine.
The 8-1 decision reaffirmed the Alabama Supreme Court’s ruling in a similar case last year that the word “child” includes “unborn child.”
Friday’s decision was a review of the lower Court of Criminal Appeals’ conviction of Hicks.
According to Justice Tom Parker, who wrote the majority decision, “It is impossible for an unborn child to be a separate and distinct person at a particular point in time in one respect and not to be a separate and distinct person at the same point in time but in another respect. Because an unborn child has an inalienable right to life from its earliest stages of development, it is entitled not only to a life free from the harmful effects of chemicals at all stages of development but also to life itself at all stages of development. Treating an unborn child as a separate and distinct person in only select respects defies logic and our deepest sense of morality. (Of course, according to the thinking of the Banned Personhood types, i.e., those groups like Planned Parenthood that lack a sense of morality and logic, the question of the personhood of an unborn child should only be answered by a woman (i.e., mother!) and her doctor (abortionist, contract killer,...).)
Fr. Pavone, national director of Priests for Life, referred to the decision as a unique instance of “common sense and logical consistency.”

Like the Supreme Court of Alabama, a new pro-life generation affirms that "children in the womb should have the same legal standing as other children". All the other side can do is talk about "choice", as if no one can hear past the propaganda and figure out that groups like Planned Parenthood are really advocating that we should ignore science, be irresponsible, impose our problems on innocent unborn children, ignore their right to life and take away their lives before they even have a chance to speak.

Planned Parenthood is all about profit and power. They fear a loss of their power to make profit at the expense of women in crisis.

Women are waking up to Planned Parenthood's exploitation of their situation for profit. Women are also realizing that a multitude of groups exist that support women who choose life for their babies. Women also realize that, while Planned Parenthood abandons women in crisis to despair, women can find long term support from church sponsored agencies that help women (and men) heal after the loss of a child through abortion. Women are also realizing that abortion and chemical contraceptives really harm women in deadly ways.

It almost goes without saying, but let it be said again if it adds volume to the chorus of voices advocating for sanity and the lives of the unborn, there is still much to be done to persuade society that science should convince everyone that an unborn child, from the moment of conception, is a unique life worthy of protection no less than a person at any other stage of life.

We have science and reason on our side, which is to say the side which defends the life of the mother AND her unborn child.

Why choose life? Because it's the right thing to do, and someone chose life for you!

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