Contraceptive Mandate Designed To Impact Catholics, CEO Tells Congress

The federal government’s new contraceptive and sterilization insurance coverage mandate includes a religious exemption whose language was designed specifically to counter Catholic institutions

Former Girl Scouts Call for ‘Honesty’ about Group, Abortion

Sydney and Tess Volanski might be teenagers but they’re currently embroiled in a battle with a major national organization on at least one touchy subject: abortion.

‘Catholic’ Illinois Gov: Presenting Pro-Abortion Award the ‘Christian Thing to Do’

Responding to criticism from Illinois bishops, Gov. Pat Quinn has said that his decision to present an award at a pro-abortion event is “the proper Christian thing to do.”

Contraceptive Linked to Memory Loss

Researchers at the Arizona State University have linked the hormone in Depo Provera to memory loss. The birth-control shot can act as an abortifacient as well as a contraceptive.

Court Stops Hospital from Forcing Nurses to Assist Abortions

A federal judge issued a temporary restraining order Thursday prohibiting a New Jersey hospital from forcing any of 12 nurses that sued the facility to participate in training or services related to abortions.

Texas Planned Parenthood CEO Named in Medicaid Fraud Complaint Announces His Retirement

It’s a coincidence, right? After 26 years as CEO of Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast, Peter Durkin has announced he will retire in April 2012.