(LiveActionNews) — In the United States, the Born Alive Infant Protection Act requires abortionists and staff to give medical care to a child accidentally born alive during an abortion. However, Live Action has discovered through undercover investigations that many abortionists ignore this law. Babies are also born alive after abortions in Europe. The ACLJ, which is […]
The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill, 247-180, to stop the EPA’s Clean Power Plan until litigation on the plan has finished. The bill, called the Ratepayer Protection Act (H.R. 2042) goes to the U.S. Senate now and coincides with a Senate a
The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) prohibits the initiation of "any telephone call to any residential telephone line using an artificial or prerecorded voice to deliver a message without the prior consent of the called party."
With many supporters of flying the Confederate flag in retreat or temporarily in hiding, now would be a fitting time for Congress to right an egregious, 150 year-old wrong. That's where the American Flag Protection Act (AFPA) of 2015 comes in. Show More Summary
On the heels of a state Senate committee passing a bill to ban abortions after 20 weeks, the full Ohio state Senate approved the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H.B. 117 and S.B. 127). The bill prohibits abortions in Ohio at the point at which unborn babies can feel pain, which is as early as […]
An Ohio legislative committee today voted to approve a significant piece of pro-life legislation — the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H.B. 117 and S.B. 127). The bill prohibits abortions in Ohio at the point at which unborn babies can feel pain, which is as early as 20 weeks gestation. More than 18,000 ‘very late […]
The Federal Communications Commission acted Thursday to clarify some provisions of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act. The post A new, improved Do Not Call list? appeared first on Elliott.
It seems we can rarely have a definitive win when it comes to certain things, and the surveillance state is one of those things. We beat the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act last year, but this year it's back—without the "Protection"—as the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) now. Show More Summary
After the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act was signed into law in 2010, speculation abounded as to whether the ambitious whistleblower bounty program would succeed and about how the Securities and Exchange Commission would support the program. Show More Summary
“A solid 60 percent of voters oppose 20-week bans when they understand the real-world impact these laws would have.” — Planned Parenthood Action Fund, news release, June 11, 2015 The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, also known as the 20-week abortion ban bill, seeks to ban abortions earlier than the age of viability, generally pegged at […]
Wisconsin is working on a bill that would prevent abortions after 20 weeks. The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act passed the Wisconsin Senate and now must go before the State Assembly. The governor has indicated he will sign the bill.
When a nursing home receives Medicare funds, it’s supposed to use that money for patient care, and it’s actually a felony offense under the Medicare and Medicaid Patient Protection Act to use that money to pay kickbacks to physicians for referring patients. In a record settlement for this sort of case, a the operator of a network of Florida nursing … [More]
Constitutional freedoms in the bill called both 'extremist,' 'discriminatory,' and 'unnecessary' by opponents.
With the rise of online content and big data, courts are beginning to define streaming media companies’ obligations under the Video Privacy Protection Act.
A U.S. appeals court has revived a 2012 lawsuit against Republican presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee claiming he was part of a group that violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act in 2012 with recorded robo calls to promote Christian film, "Last Ounce of Courage."
Today Sen. Lindsey Graham announced the Senate will take up the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. The bill stops abortions after 20 weeks – the time at which preborn babies can feel pain. Pro-life leaders, including Marjorie Dannenfelser of the Susan B. Anthony List, joined Graham at a news conference in support of the […]
As the U.S. Senate takes up the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, abortion advocates and their friends in Congress will undoubtedly predict serious consequences for women’s health. This is a common refrain in opposition to any regulation, however modest, of abortion or the abortion industry. Show More Summary
Mike Huckabee is being sued in a class action case that claims he violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act with recorded robo-calls intended to promote Christian propaganda film, “Last Ounce of Courage” while masquerading as a public survey, Courthouse News Service reports. The...
In Washington, D.C. today, the leaders of the top pro-life groups in the country joined with pro-life Senator Lindsey Graham to introduce the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act in the Senate. The measure would stop late abortions taking place when unborn babies are viable and capable of feeling intense pain. “Abortion is the human […]
Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott will stage a signing ceremony Thursday for the "Pastor Protection Act," which was championed by anti-LGBT groups but merely reaffirms existing protections under state and federal law. The Texas Observer reports: Ten years ago, then-Gov....