Pro-Choice Groups in Early Stages of Attempt to Enshrine Abortion in Oregon Constitution

(Oregon Right to Life) — Pro-choice groups late last month joined forces in an effort to enshrine a “right” to abortion into the Oregon constitution. Abortion is currently legal in Oregon for any reason up to the moment of birth. Basic Rights Oregon, the American Civil Liberties Union of Oregon, and Planned Parenthood Advocates of […]

Iowa, Kansas Supreme Courts Hand Down Opposite Abortion Rulings

(Oregon Right to Life) — The Supreme Courts of Iowa and Kansas delivered opposing abortion decisions over the past week, with the Iowa Court allowing the state to enforce its protections for the unborn while Kansas’ Court struck down two pro-life laws. The Iowa Supreme Court on June 28 handed down its 4–3 decision, reversing […]

Happy Independence Day!

Happy Independence Day! Like each one of us, our nation has a birthday: this year, the United States of America turns 248 years old! America was founded on a set of ideals and firmly held beliefs. Central to our identity as a nation is the belief that we are all created equal and have inherent […]

US Supreme Court Sends Case Concerning Idaho’s Pro-Life Law Back to the Lower Courts

(Oregon Right to Life) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday ruled 6–3 to dismiss the Moyle v. United States case concerning whether Idaho’s pro-life law runs afoul of a federal statute dealing with emergency medical care. The case will now return to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals for further litigation. In the Thursday […]

Oregon Right to Life Responds After US Supreme Court Dismisses Idaho Abortion Case

Salem, Ore. — The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday decided 6–3 to dismiss the Moyle v. United States case concerning whether Idaho’s pro-life law conflicts with a federal statute dealing with emergency medical care.  The Court dismissed the writs of certiorari in the case as “improvidently granted,” sending the issue back to the 9th Circuit […]

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