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Louisiana Ranked No. 1 Pro-Life State

NEW ORLEANS – Today, the national pro-life policy organization Americans United for Life (AUL) announced that Louisiana is the most pro-life state in America. AUL released its 2020 “Defending Life” report after analyzing progress made legislatively or in litigation in 2019. The annual report contains its annual “Life List ranking all 50 states based on…

Scalise Leads More Than 200 Members to File Amicus Brief Supporting Louisiana’s Pro-Life Law

By NRL News (Read related story in The Washington Post) WASHINGTON, D.C. — House Republican Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.), Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.), Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) and Congressman Mike Johnson (R-La.) led 207 members of Congress Thursday in filing an amicus brief to stand up for Louisiana’s pro-life law before the U.S. Supreme Court…

President Trump Asks Supreme Court to Uphold Pro-Life Law Saving Babies From Abortion

By Micaiah Bilger, LifeNews.com President Donald Trump’s administration defended states’ rights to protect women and unborn babies through abortion restrictions Thursday in an amicus brief. The National Law Journal reports the U.S. Justice Department filed the brief in the upcoming U.S. Supreme Court case June Medical Services v. Gee, which challenges a Louisiana abortion clinic…

La. Right to Life, National Right to Life File Amicus Brief in Support of Act 620

The National Right to Life Committee and Louisiana Right to Life have filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court supporting Louisiana’s Act 620 “Unsafe Abortion Protection Act” which requires abortion doctors to have admitting privileges with a local hospital. Act 620 was passed in 2014 in response to the extensive health and safety…

5th Circuit Provides Glimpse Into Dark Secrets of Abortion Industry

By Benjamin Clapper Executive Director, Louisiana Right to Life Hope Medical Group for Women, the Shreveport abortion facility at the center of the upcoming U.S. Supreme Court case, June Medical Services v. Gee, has strived for years to keep the dark secrets of the Louisiana abortion industry shrouded by federal court protective orders.  But on…