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Topics: UN Human Rights Committee

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U.N. Committee Launches Attack on U.S Pro-Life Laws



The U.N. Human Rights Committee has taken broad aim at pro-life laws and policies in the United States. Meeting last month, the Committee called on the Trump administration to “review” a number of its pro-life policies, suggesting that these were incompatible with international law.  The Committee singled out for criticism President Trump’s Mexico City Policy,[1] his executive order “Protecting Free Speech and Religious Liberty,” and his executive order which protects religious employers like the Little …

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PRI Review (v28, n6) November/December



UN Experts Demand Worldwide Abortion 1 Kavanaugh’s Confirmation 2 Your God-Given Call 3 Vatican OK’s China Deal 4 The Gift of Children 5 Anti-Life in Guatemala 8 PRI in the News 10 From the Countries 12

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States ‘Must’ Legalize Abortion, Says U.N. Human Rights Committee



https://www.pop.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/WB_UNHCR_Abortion_1118.mp3 The Human Rights Committee at the United Nations Office in Geneva has adopted a radically pro-abortion document that could have lasting implications for pro-life laws worldwide. The document, known as General Comment No. 36, is the first of its kind to declare that states “must” legalize abortion in cases of rape, incest, health of the mother, and when the pregnancy “is not viable.” The General Comment also calls on nations to remove laws that …

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