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Love Life Amendment Moving Forward in Legislature

HB 425, the Love Life Amendment to the Louisiana Constitution, is halfway through the legislative process as it makes its way to the October ballot. The bill, authored by Katrina Jackson (D-Monroe), received the necessary 2/3 vote in the House of Representatives last Tuesday and is scheduled to be heard on Tuesday, May 7, in…

Kansas Decision Shows Importance of Love Life Amendment

NEW ORLEANS – Today, the Kansas Supreme Court ruled in Hodes & Nauser, MDs v. Schmidt that the Kansas Constitution guarantees a “right” to abortion. In the decision, the Kansas court decided that the Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act violates the state constitution’s Bill of Rights, which they argue guarantees a “right” to abortion. Louisiana…

Collected Diapers Donated to 3 Agencies

The third Poo Dat Diaper Drive was held April 10-16 at participating Robert Fresh Market stores in New Orleans and Baton Rouge. Louisiana Right to Life thanks those of you who donated to this drive. More than 5,000 diapers were collected. Each year, families face drastic diaper shortages across the board, and diaper banks help…

Unreported Rape of a Minor Triggers Call for Investigation After Patient Records Destroyed

BATON ROUGE – Today, Louisiana Right to Life mailed letters to the Bossier Parish District Attorney, the Department of Health, and the Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners requesting an investigation of potential violations of state law surrounding the destruction of patient medical records after the closure of the Bossier City Medical Suite (BCMS). A…

Love Life Amendment Passes LA House

Pro-Life Day at the Capitol took place today at the Louisiana Capitol, complete with a pro-life “Cemetery of the Innocent” display in the Capitol Front Lawn representing the number of abortions that occur everyday in America, meeting of 50+ pro-life leaders in the Attorney General’s Office, pregnancy centers set-up with tables in the Rotunda, and…